Mark Ballard reports:
The government is preparing to create a marketplace for citizens’ personal data to be used for accessing online public services, according to documents that were issued to industry in preparation for the coalition’s next-generation identity scheme.
The plan, obtained by Computer Weekly, may prove highly controversial, as it offers only limited assurances over how much control people would have over how their data is used.
Read more on ComputerWeekly.com. Their coverage includes links to the draft plan.