Third Implementer’s Draft of OpenID Connect for Identity Assurance Specification Approved


The OpenID Foundation membership has approved the following specification as an OpenID Implementer’s Draft:

An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to implementers of the specification. This is the third Implementer’s Draft of this specification. This specification is a product of the eKYC and Identity Assurance Working group.

The Implementer’s Draft is available at:

The voting results were:

  • Approve – 70 votes
  • Object – 0 votes
  • Abstain – 4 votes

Total votes: 74 (out of 308 members = 24% > 20% quorum requirement)

— Michael B. Jones – OpenID Foundation Board Secretary