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WebID Community Group

The WebID Community Group is a continuation of the WebID Incubator Group [1]. The Community Group will continue development of a specification for the WebID protocol, build test suites, document use case, issues, and grow the community of implementations. [1]


Group's public email, repo and wiki activity over time

Note: Community Groups are proposed and run by the community. Although W3C hosts these conversations, the groups do not necessarily represent the views of the W3C Membership or staff.

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We are proud to announce that on 2014-03-05, the WebID Community Group published an updated set of drafts for the following specifications:

Participants contribute material to this specification under the W3C Community Contributor License Agreement (CLA).

If you have any questions, please contact the group on their public list:

Welcome to the WebID Community Group!

The WebID Group has been working hard over the years on developing a number of specifications, detailing a method to enable distributed decentralised identity, decentralised secure authentication, enabling among other things decentralised access control.

Joining should be a very easy three step process:

  • Get a W3C account
  • join the group and sign the light Intellectual Property agreement
  • Wait for the response and join the discussion

Please send me feedback if I got that wrong

When you join you will be added to the public-webid one, and you will be able to edit the wiki, and more…