Cerf, whose role as one of the founding fathers of internet technology will be familiar to Reg readers, is currently chief internet evangelist at Google, selected Twitter co-founder Biz Stone as one of the net visionaries to quiz on the future of the interweb when he guest-edited a Guardian column in December 2007. read more
ID Theft Protect says “online impersonation” is a growing problem… can you verify that the person is who they say? We think probably not! Vint Cerf is a legend at Google – one of the founding fathers… (maybe he’ll come out with a great idea on how to stop this from happening in future???) so we are not surprised to read this. Why bother with “online impersonation”? Simple – “discredit someone” or use for “spam”. What a sad world this is becoming!
Safe surfing folks!