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Opened 13 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#19758 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Support BrowserID for logging in as admin, author etc.

Reported by: marcoz's profile MarcoZ Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Users Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


BrowserID is a convenient, secure way for users to authenticate to web sites. It would be cool if WordPress supported logging in via BrowserID, improving security and privacy for both admins and users.

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Change History (4)

#1 @dd32
13 years ago

Plugins which appear to implement this: Browser Sign In WordPress Plugin and BrowserID

#2 @scribu
13 years ago

  • Cc scribu added

#3 @scribu
13 years ago

I think we should leave this to plugins for now, lest it goes the way of OpenID.

#4 @nacin
12 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

This is definitely plugin material for the long term.

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