OpenID Foundation Certification Program Recruiting a Java Developer

The OpenID Foundation is pleased to announce that it is looking to add a Java developer to the successful OpenID certification program team. The OpenID Foundation enables deployments of OpenID specifications to be certified to specific conformance profiles to promote interoperability among implementations. The certification process utilizes self-certification and conformance test suites developed by the […]

OpenID Summit Tokyo 2024 and Celebrating 10 Years of OpenID Connect

OpenID Foundation Japan (OIDF-J) hosted the OpenID Summit Tokyo 2024 in Shibuya Tokyo on Friday, January 19, 2024 with over 250 in attendance. The OpenID Foundation (OIDF) was thrilled to be a part of the Summit that included contributors from Japan and abroad presenting on current digital identity, security, and digital wallet topics. Gail Hodges, […]

Registration Open for OpenID Foundation Hybrid Workshop at Google on Monday, April 15, 2024

Workshop Overview OpenID Foundation Workshops provide technical insight and influence on current digital identity standards while offering a collaborative platform to openly address current trends and market opportunities. This OpenID Foundation Workshop includes a number of presentations focused on 2024 Foundation strategic initiatives as well as updates on active working groups. Workshop Details Thank you […]

SIDI Hub Announces Roadmap to Drive Cross-Border Interoperability for Digital Identity

The OpenID Foundation is proud to be a founding member of the Sustainable and Interoperable Digital Identity (SIDI) Hub. Interoperability is crucial for a fair and inclusive digital society. By coordinating the digital identity activities already underway, and defining a governance structure for digital identity credentials, the SIDI Hub is helping accelerate the path to […]

Formal Security Analysis of OpenID for Verifiable Credentials

The first in-depth security analysis of OpenID for Verifiable Credentials has been completed, with the goal of increasing confidence in the security of these specifications. The formal security analysis includes the protocols OpenID for Verifiable Credential Issuance (OID4VCI) and OpenID for Verifiable Presentations (OID4VP), both part of the OpenID for Verifiable Credentials family.  The formal […]

2024 OpenID Foundation Board of Directors Election Results

I want to personally thank all OpenID Foundation members who voted in the 2024 elections for representatives to the OpenID Foundation board of directors. Please note that the OpenID Foundation board of directors unanimously approved updated Bylaws at a board meeting on November 16, 2023, with full details, including a summary of updates, found here. Per […]

OpenID Foundation Comments on CFPB Rule 1033 Regarding Open Banking

Blog authored by Mark Haine. The OpenID Foundation submitted comments to the CFPB on the recent Open Banking rule 1033 on Friday, December 29, 2023. The cover note to the CFPB is provided in full below, and the detailed comments can be viewed here.  We are proud to support the CFPB in their due diligence […]

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 […]

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 […]