Identity Assurance Framework

 

Document Status Notice

The Kantara Identity Assurance Framework is a set of controlling documentation.
Documents may evolve independently.
The set may contain varying version numbers in the document set.
The current approved version of each document is always listed here.

Service Provider Approval (CSP Full or Component Service)

First, please read Kantara Classes of Approval and High Level View of the Kantara Service Provider Approval Process

Applicants should be fully familiar with, inter alia, Kantara’s: Service Approval Handbook; Service Assessment Criteria, available below. 

Process Documents

Title
KIAF 1340
 1 file(s)
It defines the obligations upon Applicant and Approval-holding CSPs, the ARB and its Secretariat, and Accredited Assessors, with regard to the Approval assessment and application processes. Effective from: 2018-05-01, after which date any parts of the KIAF-1300 (AAS) and KIAF -1800 (RAA) which address the scope now covered by the SAH, shall be withdrawn and no longer accepted by the ARB. NOTE: See KIAF 1340 version 2 in the Service Provider Approval Process Documents above IAF Archive, Process Documents 1.0 Download

    Available Service Assessment Criteria for Identity & Credential Management Systems

    Service Assessment Criteria Sets

    Title
    KIAF 1340
     1 file(s)
    It defines the obligations upon Applicant and Approval-holding CSPs, the ARB and its Secretariat, and Accredited Assessors, with regard to the Approval assessment and application processes. Effective from: 2018-05-01, after which date any parts of the KIAF-1300 (AAS) and KIAF -1800 (RAA) which address the scope now covered by the SAH, shall be withdrawn and no longer accepted by the ARB. NOTE: See KIAF 1340 version 2 in the Service Provider Approval Process Documents above IAF Archive, Process Documents 1.0 Download

      For More Information, please see: https://kantarainitiative.org/trustoperations/classes-of-approval/

      Supporting Templates for Service Provider Approval 

       

      Assessor Accreditation 

      Requirements and Process Documents

      Title
      KIAF 1340
       1 file(s)
      It defines the obligations upon Applicant and Approval-holding CSPs, the ARB and its Secretariat, and Accredited Assessors, with regard to the Approval assessment and application processes. Effective from: 2018-05-01, after which date any parts of the KIAF-1300 (AAS) and KIAF -1800 (RAA) which address the scope now covered by the SAH, shall be withdrawn and no longer accepted by the ARB. NOTE: See KIAF 1340 version 2 in the Service Provider Approval Process Documents above IAF Archive, Process Documents 1.0 Download

        Supporting Templates for Assessor Accreditation

         

        Contact

        secretariat@kantarainitiative.org

         

        IAF Archive 

        Title
        KIAF 1340
         1 file(s)
        It defines the obligations upon Applicant and Approval-holding CSPs, the ARB and its Secretariat, and Accredited Assessors, with regard to the Approval assessment and application processes. Effective from: 2018-05-01, after which date any parts of the KIAF-1300 (AAS) and KIAF -1800 (RAA) which address the scope now covered by the SAH, shall be withdrawn and no longer accepted by the ARB. NOTE: See KIAF 1340 version 2 in the Service Provider Approval Process Documents above IAF Archive, Process Documents 1.0 Download

           

          Other Archive

          Kantara Mapping Reports

          Title
          KIAF 1340
           1 file(s)
          It defines the obligations upon Applicant and Approval-holding CSPs, the ARB and its Secretariat, and Accredited Assessors, with regard to the Approval assessment and application processes. Effective from: 2018-05-01, after which date any parts of the KIAF-1300 (AAS) and KIAF -1800 (RAA) which address the scope now covered by the SAH, shall be withdrawn and no longer accepted by the ARB. NOTE: See KIAF 1340 version 2 in the Service Provider Approval Process Documents above IAF Archive, Process Documents 1.0 Download

            Kantara Reports

            Title
            KIAF 1340
             1 file(s)
            It defines the obligations upon Applicant and Approval-holding CSPs, the ARB and its Secretariat, and Accredited Assessors, with regard to the Approval assessment and application processes. Effective from: 2018-05-01, after which date any parts of the KIAF-1300 (AAS) and KIAF -1800 (RAA) which address the scope now covered by the SAH, shall be withdrawn and no longer accepted by the ARB. NOTE: See KIAF 1340 version 2 in the Service Provider Approval Process Documents above IAF Archive, Process Documents 1.0 Download