Monthly Archives: February 2019

OpenID Certification Program Expansion and Fee Update

The OpenID Foundation launched the OpenID Certification Program in 2015. The Program enables organizations to certify that their OpenID Connect implementations conform to specified profiles of the OpenID Connect standard. The certification program is a tool to help ensure that implementations by different parties will interoperate. It provides assurance to […]

Notice of Vote for Implementer’s Drafts of Four HEART Specifications

The official voting period will be between Monday, March 4, 2019 and Monday, March 11, 2019, following the 45 day review of the specifications. For the convenience of members, voting will actually open on Monday, February 25, 2019 for members who have completed their reviews by then, with the voting […]

OpenID Foundation Board Leadership in 2019

Thank you to all who voted in the 2019 election for representatives to the OpenID Foundation Board of Directors. Per our bylaws, three individual community board members are elected.  The term of George Fletcher has an additional year remaining on his 2-year term. I want to thank George for his continued service. […]

Implementer’s Draft of OpenID Connect Client Initiated Backchannel Authentication (CIBA) Core Approved

The OpenID Foundation membership has approved the following specification as an OpenID Implementer’s Draft: OpenID Connect Client Initiated Backchannel Authentication Flow – Core 1.0 An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to implementers of the specification. This is the first Implementer’s Draft of […]