New InCommon MFA Interoperability Profile Working Group
wiki space for this new working group
read call for participation for the InCommon MFA Interoperability Profile Working Group
Assurance Call on 1) Flexible Vetting and 2) NIST 800-63-2 - Recording Now Available
Wed., May 6, 2015
Info about the call and a link to the recording is here.
Guidance for Supporting SHA-2 Signed Assertions
In August 2014, InCommon released Migrating to SHA-2 to help certified campuses support SHA-2 signed assertions.In June 2014, InCommon Steering approved the (now expired) "Alternative Means for Bronze and Silver Requirement to Discontinue SHA-1 Encryption for SAML Assertions" to ease the transition for Identity Provider Operators that had been certified by the InCommon Assurance Program or were wishing to apply for certification by January 15, 2015.
Baseline Expectations for Trust in Federation
Baseline Expectations links and information
Baseline Expectations Foundational Document
InCommon Community Trust and Assurance Board (CTAB) Minutes Publicly Available
InCommon Community Trust and Assurance Board (CTAB) Minutes are publicly available here
The charter for the InCommon Community Trust and Assurance Board (CTAB) is here
InCommon MFA Interoperability Profile Working Group
The mission of the working group was to develop and document requirements for creating and implementing an interoperability profile to allow the community to leverage MFA provided by an InCommon Identity Provider by allowing SPs to rely on a standard syntax and semantics regarding MFA. See the working group wiki and the Final Work Products.
InCommon Silver with Active Directory Domain Services Cookbook for 1.2 Released
The final version of the InCommon Silver with Active Directory Domain Services Cookbook is available now! For an overview of the important bits, see the May 2014 webinar recording.
Reading Bronze: Understanding the InCommon Profile (recordings available)
InCommon sponsored a community reading of the Bronze InCommon Assurance Profile to aid in the understanding and intent of the requirements. There were four calls during Dec. 2013 and Jan. 2014. The calls have now concluded. Thanks to all who participated for the excellent comments and questions.
Recordings are available at this link.
Project Status: Shibboleth Identity Provider Enhancements (Multi-Context Broker)
The MCB v1.0 for development of Assurance Enhancements for the Shibboleth Identity Provider was completed and is now in use.
Multi Context Broker on the Shibboleth Wiki
Info on MCB and Shib IDP v3
Earlier documentation on the Multi Context Broker.
Slides from IAM Online on the Multi-Context Broker (April 30, 2014)
Webinars and Presentations
InCommon Assurance Program website