Canada 'very far behind' on soft-totalitarian digital ID, says federal CIO. Good. Get stuffed.
Financial Post: 'Canada is behind other advanced economies in adopting digital identification for accessing government services online, the federal government’s CIO has warned a conference of identity professionals....
'...Digital identity, she added, is a “top file” in the government. “I think we’ve got a coalition of the willing at the political level.”
'Digital identity refers to secure ways residents can access federal, provincial or municipal data and services affecting them online without having to remember a password. Ideally, a single federal digital identity will let a resident access a wide variety of federal services.'