I agree with that as well! Although that might need the entire industry to be on board to implement, so it'll take...a while lol
Apparently something's in the works for the end of this month. But I'll believe it when I see it.
They kinda already have methods that CAN do a confirmation. They just need to use them for this purpose.
Thanks @darlicious, I hope they really consider including it in the forum updates, whenever that may be. Also thanks for mentioning birthdates, thats a big one I missed =D
That would be difficult, rhere would have to be some kind of link to the username and all your info, so as you type in your used name it would flag it as "do not use personal info eg. ph, name, sim...etc.