Call for Participation: Demonstrate Interoperability of your CAEP Implementations

Published December 21, 2023, revised January 6, 2024. Note: The deadline for indicating interest in the CAEP Interoperability Event has been extended from January 6, 2024 to January 12, 2024. The OpenID Foundation, in partnership with Gartner, would like to invite you to participate in an interoperability event where different implementers can demonstrate the compatibility […]

Second Errata Set for OpenID Connect Specifications Approved

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 […]

The Importance of OpenID Foundation Shared Signals Framework

Published December, 2023, revised February 14, 2024 to confirm interoperability demonstration at Gartner IAM conference held in London, UK. Blog authored by Apoorva Deshpande, Engineering Leader, Okta. The OpenID Foundation Shared Signals Framework (SSF) is an emerging and promising standard for sharing security signals between trusted parties. It has the potential to play a significant […]

Announcing the 2024 OpenID Foundation Community Representatives Election

This is to announce the 2024 OpenID Foundation Community Representatives election schedule. Those elected will help guide the Foundation’s efforts in facilitating the development and adoption of important open identity standards enabling global interoperability as well as the strategic direction of the Foundation. Please note that the OpenID Foundation board of directors unanimously approved updated Bylaws […]

Formal Security Analysis of FAPI 2.0 Message Signing, DCR, DCM and FAPI-CIBA Completed

Following the publication of the formal security analysis of the FAPI 2.0 Security Profile in December 2022, a second round of analysis has now been completed, extending it to include FAPI 2.0 Message Signing, Dynamic Client Registration (DCR), Dynamic Client Management (DCM), and FAPI-CIBA. The analysis was co-funded by the Australian Government and the OpenID […]

Second Implementer’s Draft of Shared Signals Framework Specification Approved

The OpenID Foundation membership has approved the following Shared Signals specifications as OpenID Implementer’s Drafts: OpenID Shared Signals Framework Specification An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to implementers of the specification. This is the second Shared Signals Framework Implementer’s Drafts. The Implementer’s Draft is available at:  […]

OpenID Foundation Updates Bylaws

The OpenID Foundation board of directors unanimously approved updating the Foundation’s Bylaws by a 75% supermajority vote as required by the Bylaws (Section 9.2 Bylaw Amendments) at the November 16, 2023 board meeting. The new Bylaws are effective as of November 16, 2023. From the founding of the OpenID Foundation, the Foundation has intended to […]

Notice of Vote to Approve Proposed Second Errata Set for OpenID Connect Specifications

The official voting period will be between Wednesday, December 6, 2023 and Wednesday, December 13, 2023, following the 45 day review of the specifications. For the convenience of members who have completed their reviews by then, voting will actually open a week early on Wednesday, November 29, 2023, with the voting period still ending on Wednesday, […]