Review of proposed final OAuth 2.0 Form Post Response Mode specification   Recently updated !

The OpenID Connect Working Group recommends approval of the following specification as an OpenID Final Specification: OAuth 2.0 Form Post Response Mode 1.0 – Defines how to return OAuth 2.0 Authorization Response parameters (including OpenID Connect Authentication Response parameters) using HTML form values that are auto-submitted by the User Agent using HTTP POST A Final […]


Industry Leaders Lead: Google Asks Developers to Migrate from OpenID 2.0 to OpenID Connect

In 2015, waves of disruption are coursing through the Internet identity ecosystem as standard development organizations, companies and governments look to bolster the security and privacy of the information they are charged with protecting. Implementing the latest open standards is one of the many practical steps identity providers and relying parties can take now to […]


2015 Board of Directors Election Results

Thanks to all who voted for those who will represent corporate members and the community at large on the OpenID Foundation Board of Directors. John Bradley and Mike Jones have been elected to two year terms and George Fletcher to a one year term. The returning board members help ensure the leadership, continuity and deep […]


Review of proposed final OpenID 2.0 to OpenID Connect Migration specification   Recently updated !

The OpenID Connect Working Group recommends approval of the following specification as an OpenID Final Specification: OpenID 2.0 to OpenID Connect Migration 1.0 – Defines how to migrate from OpenID 2.0 to OpenID Connect A Final Specification provides intellectual property protections to implementers of the specification and is not subject to further revision. This note […]


Registration is Now Open for the OIDF Workshop on April 6, 2015

Registration is now open for the OpenID Foundation Workshop on April 6 (the Monday before IIW) from 12:00 – 5:00 PM at Aol offices in Palo Alto, CA. This OpenID Foundation Workshop will provide early insight and influence on important new online identity standards like OpenID Connect. We will provide a hands-on tutorial on the […]


2015 Election for the OpenID Foundation Individual Board Representatives

The OpenID Foundation plays an important role in the evolution of Internet identity technologies. The OpenID Foundation Individual community board member election 2015 is now underway. Those elected will help determine the role OIDF will play in facilitating faster and broader adoption of open identity standards and profiles such as OpenID Connect, Account Chooser, the […]


Errata to OpenID Connect Specifications Approved 1

Errata to the following specifications have been approved by a vote of the OpenID Foundation members: OpenID Connect Core 1.0 – Defines the core OpenID Connect functionality: authentication built on top of OAuth 2.0 and the use of Claims to communicate information about the End-User OpenID Connect Discovery 1.0 – Defines how Relying Parties dynamically […]


Implementer’s Draft of OpenID 2.0 to OpenID Connect Migration Specification Approved

The following specification has been approved as an OpenID Implementer’s Draft by a vote of the OpenID Foundation members: OpenID 2.0 to OpenID Connect Migration 1.0 – Defines how to migrate from OpenID 2.0 to OpenID Connect An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to implementers of the […]


Notice of Vote for Errata to OpenID Connect Specifications 3

The official voting period will be between Friday, October 31 and Friday, November 7, 2014, following the 45 day review of the specifications. For the convenience of members, voting will actually open a week before Friday, October 31 on Friday, October 24 for members who have completed their reviews by then, with the voting period […]