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.
Approved Recommendation/Policy (current)
Controlling Documents - Identity Assurance Framework for Service Providers and Assessors
Table of Contents
Service Provider Approval (CSP Full or Component Service)
This document sets out normative Kantara requirements and is required reading for all ARB Members, applicant Service Providers and Kantara Accredited Assessors. It will also be of interest to those wishing to gain a detailed knowledge of how the Kantara Initiative’s Identity Assurance Framework handles thereceipt and processing of applications for Assessor Accreditation.
The qualifications and requirements that ARB uses to determine Assessors Accreditation.
The sole substantive change in this revision is the replacement of previous criteria AD.1 and AD.2 with a single criterion, AD.3. In addition, some editorial changes have been made to ensure understanding or to avoid ambiguity.
NOTE: Replaced/withdrawn by KIAF 1610 - See Assessor Accreditation Process Documents above
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date any parts of the KIAF-1300 (AAS) and KIAF -1800 (RAA) which address the scope now covered by the SAH, shall be withdrawn and no longer accepted by the ARB.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
Explicits the normative of the Kantara Initiative requirements. NOTE: Replaced/withdrawn by KIAF 1610, KIAF 1340 and KIAF 1350. See Assessor Accreditation and Service Provider Approval Process Documents above