Over the last decade, Kantara Initiative has led the way in developing best practice and trust schemes in the digital identity and privacy space with the goal of building trustworthy networks and ensuring people have control of their own data.
Kantara´s Accredited Assessors list is growing!
Seadot AB, a European assessor is now accredited by Kantara to perform Kantara assessments in Europe and Worldwide.
Trust Status list
Next Generation Internet Forum 2019
Join us to NGI Forum 2019 on September 25th, Helsinski, and meet Europe’s top internet innovators,
researchers and policymakers, who are shaping the internet of tomorrow.
New Discussion Group - Identity Proofing and Verification Use Cases
If your organization performs or requires identity assurance, join this DG to contribute your use cases to a report for the ISO SC 27/WG 5 Study Period and inform a potential future Identity Assurance Framework standard.
Join the IDEF Working Group
to continue IDESG's ID Ecosystem Framework
SAML V2.0 Implementation Profile for Federation Interoperability
Join the Federation Interoperability Work Group
Experian and ID.me the first Identity Providers to Be Approved as NIST 800-63-3 Conformant
Kantara Initiative is the only Trust Framework Operator to offer 3rd party conformity assessment and grant of Trust Mark on NIST 800-63-3.
User-Managed Access 2.0
New Kantara UMA 2.0 Standard Brings User Consent, Control and Trust Into Easier Reach for Organizations Processing Personal Data
New Consent Management Solutions Work Group
Addressing best practices, standards to manage consent and privacy policies; GDPR, PSD2
Report from the Blockchain and Smart Contracts Discussion Group
Reports & Recommendations
Kantara Initiative open industry standard process driven Recommendations & Reports, Technology Specifications, Profiles, and Frameworks.
Kantara's Trust Framework Operations & Assurance Program
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Others Talk - We Do
Kantara's Groups operate conformance & assurances programs for Trust Frameworks and develop specifications & APIs for the industry to give customers agency over their personal data, raising the bar for service providers for the better of ...
Kantara is 'Home' to inventors, innovators and implementers
Get your brand recognized and associated with Kantara's published artefacts by sponsoring projects and joining Kantara.
Kantara recognizes Experian’s CrossCore® platform for its conformance with NIST 800-63-3 IAL2. This certification emphasizes Experian’s commitment to helping the public sector identify individuals more accurately.
Kantara Initiative Accredits Assessors, Approves Credential Service Providers Services and Recognizes Service Components (Identity Proofing and Credential Management).
Kantara Initiative nurtures ‘beyond-the-state-of-the-art’ ideas, develops specifications and operates conformity assessment and assurance under its Trust Framework program to transform the state of ...