Microsoft helps build safer online playgrounds

Your local rotary club did a great job of cleaning up that old playground down the street. But who’s taking care of the other places where kids play these days—the online places?

 

We like the idea that there are separate spaces for adults and kids online, but how do we keep those spaces separate? Online identity and age claims are challenging to verify. Microsoft aims to help.

 

Read about the new technology framework designed to improve the authentication of online identity and age claims, so that online service providers can create safer online communities for kids.

 

Digital Playgrounds: Creating Safer Online Environments for Children

About the Author
Eve Blakemore

Group Manager, Trustworthy Computing

Eve Blakemore is a Group Manager for Trustworthy Computing who delivers consumer guidance around the latest trends in security and privacy. Eve joined Microsoft in 1998 and has worked in corporate and field roles with Microsoft Learning, US Public Sector, Read more »