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Public Review Period for Two Proposed EAP Implementer’s Drafts

The OpenID Enhanced Authentication Profile (EAP) Working Group recommends approval of the following specifications as OpenID Implementer’s Drafts: OpenID Connect Token Bound Authentication 1.0 OpenID Connect Extended Authentication Profile (EAP) ACR Values 1.0 The first specification enables OpenID Connect implementations to apply Token Binding to the OpenID Connect ID Token. […]


Financial Data Exchange, OpenID Foundation Take Step Towards Global Standard for Financial Data Sharing

The Financial Data Exchange (FDX) and the OpenID Foundation (OIDF) have announced an agreement to collaborate in order to advance a common technical standard for the secure exchange of consumer financial information. As online banking evolves and fintech apps grow in popularity, consumers increasingly wish to share their personal account, […]


Guest Blog: Formal Analysis of the OpenID Financial-grade API

Guest blog post by Daniel Fett (yes.com), Pedram Hosseyni, and Ralf Küsters (University of Stuttgart). The security of a web protocol is crucial, especially in the domain of financial applications and in other high-stakes environments. For identifying weaknesses in protocols and ensuring security, formal protocol analysis is the state-of-the-art method. […]


Implementer’s Drafts of Four HEART Specifications Approved

The OpenID Foundation membership has approved the following Health Relationship Trust (HEART) specifications as OpenID Implementer’s Drafts: Health Relationship Trust Profile for OAuth 2.0 Health Relationship Trust Profile for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) OAuth 2.0 Scopes Health Relationship Trust Profile for User-Managed Access 2.0 Health Relationship Trust Profile for […]


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 […]


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 […]


Implementer’s Drafts of Two iGov Specifications Approved

The OpenID Foundation membership has approved the following International Government Assurance Profile (iGov) specifications as OpenID Implementer’s Drafts: International Government Assurance Profile (iGov) for OAuth 2.0 International Government Assurance Profile (iGov) for OpenID Connect 1.0 An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to […]


Public Review Period for Four HEART Specifications Started

The OpenID HEART Working Group recommends approval of the following specifications as OpenID Implementer’s Drafts: Health Relationship Trust Profile for OAuth 2.0 Health Relationship Trust Profile for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) OAuth 2.0 Scopes Health Relationship Trust Profile for User-Managed Access 2.0 Health Relationship Trust Profile for Fast Healthcare […]


Notice of Vote for Implementer’s Draft of OpenID Connect Client Initiated Backchannel Authentication (CIBA) Core

The official voting period will be between Monday, January 28 and Monday, February 4, 2019, following the 45 day review of the specification. For the convenience of members, voting will actually open early on Monday, January 21, providing for a two-week voting period. The MODRNA working group page is http://openid.net/wg/mobile/. […]


Notice of Vote for Proposed Implementer’s Drafts of Two iGov Specifications

The official voting period will be between Thursday, January 17 and Thursday, January 24, 2019. The 45 day review of the specifications has been completed. For the convenience of members, voting will actually open early on Thursday, January 10, providing for a two-week voting period. The International Government Assurance Profile […]