The Work Group is pleased to announce that it has published the UMA Version 2.0 Draft Recommendations, approved for their Public Comment and IPR Review period: has completed the process of implementing edits to the specifications as a result of the Public Comment/IPR Review period, and have approved the edited specs as Draft Recommendations and forwarded them to the Kantara Leadership Council for next steps towards finalization as Recommendations. You can see a summary in our Disposition of Comments document. See UMA 2.0 Grant for OAuth 2.0 Authorization (UMA Grant rev 0508) and Federated Authorization for UMA 2.0 (FedAuthz rev 05). To comment, please email your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "UMAWG COMMENT SUBMISSION". For details about this period, see the Kantara announcement.08).
Resources to understand more about UMA are available and growing. For example, especially if you're familiar with UMA V1, check out this detailed swimlane to get the broad strokes of what has changed. We're fleshing out the Release Notes, updating the UMA Implementer's Guide, and attending to similar tasks around the siteDon't miss the slides and video from Authorization: Age of UMA, the Introducing UMA 2.0 session delivered by two UMA coauthors at the Chicago Cloud Identity Summit (and stay tuned for the video). The Release Notes are complete except for Disposition of Comments content. The UMA Implementer's Guide is nearly complete. Also see these UMA Grant and FedAuthz sequence diagrams. If you're interested to help, we invite you to join the group! Fill out the Group Participation Agreement form to get going.
Two members of our Work Group premiered UMA 2.0 at the recent Cloud Identity Summit 2017. When the presentation video is available online, we'll link it here. You won't want to miss it. It was Marvellous.