An identity provider to manage reliable digital identities for SOA and the web

Ivonne Thomas, Christoph Meinel
2010 Proceedings of the 9th Symposium on Identity and Trust on the Internet - IDTRUST '10  
In this paper, we describe the implementation of our identity provider, based on open web service standards, which has been extended to distinguish between different qualities of identity attributes; therefore enabling a relying party to distinguish between verified and unverified digital identities. Our contribution is the definition and representation of identity meta information for identity attributes on the identity provider side and the conveyance of this information as Identity Attribute
more » ... Context Classes to a relying party. As a main result, we propose a format and semantic to include identity attribute meta information into security token which are sent from the identity provider to a relying party in addition to the attribute value itself.
doi:10.1145/1750389.1750393 dblp:conf/idtrust/ThomasM10 fatcat:ng7yscqs7zccves3ldo5tekyyq