This site will house information about the InCommon Assurance specifications, implementation, and program. The primary documents are:
[Identity Assurance Assessment Framework|http://www.incommon.org/docs/assurance/IAAF_V1.1.pdf] \[PDF\]
[Identity Assurance Profiles|http://www.incommon.org/docs/assurance/IAP_V1.1.pdf] \[PDF\]
On June 9, the US Federal Government’s Identity, Credential, and Access Management (ICAM) Trust Framework Evaluation Team (TFET) provisionally approved the InCommon Assurance documents. We are now working on adding their privacy recommendations with the goal of have these documents finally approved shortly.
Current Work Underway
The Community is making progress in implementing the IAP. Check out their work on the Community Contributions page.
InCommon is currently working on:
- Defining the documents and charter related to the Assurance Review Panel and provide process recommendations to the InCommon Steering Committee. Target due date is early September.
- Identifying the workflows necessary to review and award certification.
- Determining how assurance status is communicated over the wire.
For more information, contact Ann West at awest AT internet2 DOT edu.
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.
Webinars and Presentations