• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
The books you love, the emails you want
Time is running out, opt in before 25 May or you'll stop hearing from us
Yes Please
The Future of Identity in the Information Society: Challenges and Opportunities (Hardback)
  • The Future of Identity in the Information Society: Challenges and Opportunities (Hardback)

The Future of Identity in the Information Society: Challenges and Opportunities (Hardback)

(editor), (editor), (editor)
Hardback 508 Pages / Published: 24/04/2009
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

Digitising personal information is changing our ways of identifying persons and managing relations. What used to be a "natural" identity, is now as virtual as a user account at a web portal, an email address, or a mobile phone number. It is subject to diverse forms of identity management in business, administration, and among citizens. Core question and source of conflict is who owns how much identity information of whom and who needs to place trust into which identity information to allow access to resources.

This book presents multidisciplinary answers from research, government, and industry. Research from states with different cultures on the identification of citizens and ID cards is combined towards analysis of HighTechIDs and Virtual Identities, considering privacy, mobility, profiling, forensics, and identity related crime.

"FIDIS has put Europe on the global map as a place for high quality identity management research." -V. Reding, Commissioner, Responsible for Information Society and Media (EU)

Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
ISBN: 9783540884804
Number of pages: 508
Weight: 2010 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 28 mm
Edition: 2009 ed.


From the reviews:

"The book, edited by Rannenberg, Royer and Deuker, is reasonably well structured - it begins with an introduction to theme of identity, looks at the nature and conceptualisation of identity in a evolving world, sets forth identity use case scenarios, and ... concluding with a discussion on the future of identity. ... it has international appeal (both for academia and industry), particularly those most interested in identity and identity management ... . a handy, resourceful and insightful guide to future research in the area." (Rowena Rodrigues, Journal of Information, Law and Technology, Issue 2, September, 2009)

You may also be interested in...

Hacking For Dummies
Added to basket
Understanding Cryptography
Added to basket
Hacker's Delight
Added to basket
The Art of Deception
Added to basket
Creative Superpowers
Added to basket
Ghost in the Wires
Added to basket
Cybersecurity and Cyberwar
Added to basket
Blockchain Basics
Added to basket
Hacking Exposed 7
Added to basket
The Ultimate GDPR Practitioner Guide
Added to basket
Everyday Cryptography
Added to basket
Added to basket
Added to basket
Added to basket
CompTIA CySA+ Study Guide
Added to basket


Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.