OpenID Attribute Exchange 1.1 Working Group

Charter Proposal

In accordance with the OpenID Foundation IPR policies and procedures this note proposes the formation of a new working group chartered to produce an OpenID specification. As per Section 4.1 of the Policies, the proposed charter is below.

I. Name

Attribute Exchange Extension 1.1 Working Group (AX)

II. Statement of Purpose

Produce an updated version of the Attribute Exchange (AX) and Simple Registration (SREG) Extensions. The extensions should be backwards-compatible with AX 1.0.

III. Scope

Update the Attribute Exchange Extension to include support for the following: 


IV. Specifications

OpenID Attribute Exchange 1.1

V. Anticipated audience

All those interested in the obtaining attributes about users authenticated via OpenID.

VI. Language of business


VII. Method of work

Mailing list discussion. Posting of intermediate drafts in the OpenID Wiki. Virtual conferencing on an ad-hoc basis.

VIII. Basis for completion of the activity

The Attribute Exchange 1.1 final drafts are delivered.

Background Information

I. Related Work

Attribute Exchange (1.0), and Simple Registration (1.0 and 1.1 Draft).

II. Initial Membership

III. Expected contribution