Call to Vote: 3 ballots for OASIS Standard - #XACML Map Authorization Profile, XACML Intellectual Property Control (IPC) Profile, and XACML 3.0 Export Compliance-US Profile

Happy New Year to you! We launch into 2015 with three Candidate OASIS Standards submitted to you for membership votes as OASIS Standards:

XACML MAP Authorization Profile Version 1.0
Candidate OASIS Standard 01
18 August 2014

XACML Intellectual Property Control (IPC) Profile Version 1.0
Candidate OASIS Standard 01
04 June 2013

XACML 3.0 Export Compliance-US (EC-US) Profile Version 1.0
Candidate OASIS Standard 01
04 June 2013

This is a call to the primary or alternate representatives of OASIS Organizational Members to vote. These Committee Specification were approved by the Technical Committee [2] and were submitted for the required 60-day public reviews [3]. All requirements of the OASIS TC Process having been met, the Candidate OASIS Standards are now submitted to the voting representatives of OASIS organizational members.

-- Voting Details --

The ballots open at 00:00 UTC on 06 January 2015 and close at 23:59 UTC on 19 January 2015. You can access the ballots to cast your votes at:

- XACML MAP Authorization Profile Version 1.0
Internal link for voting members: https://www.oasis-open.org/apps/org/workgroup/voting/ballot.php?id=2726
Publicly visible link: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=2726

- XACML Intellectual Property Control (IPC) Profile Version 1.0
Internal link for voting members: https://www.oasis-open.org/apps/org/workgroup/voting/ballot.php?id=2727
Publicly visible link: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=2727

- XACML 3.0 Export Compliance-US (EC-US) Profile Version 1.0
Internal link for voting members: https://www.oasis-open.org/apps/org/workgroup/voting/ballot.php?id=2728
Publicly visible link: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=2728

The minimum number of affirmative votes required to approve these ballots is 45 (15% of 294 organizational members).

Each OASIS organizational member has one vote. OASIS members should ensure that their organization's voting representative votes according to the organization's wishes. If you do not know the name of your organization's voting representative is, go to the My Account page at

http://www.oasis-open.org/members/user_tools

then click the link for your Company (at the top of the page) and review the list of users for the name designated as "Primary".

-- Information about the Candidate OASIS Standards and the OASIS eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML) TC --

* XACML MAP Authorization Profile Version 1.0 defines a profile for the use of XACML in expressing policies for use with Trusted Computing Group (TCG) Trusted Network Connect (TNC) Working Group Metadata Access Point (MAP) servers. It defines standard attribute identifiers useful in such policies, in which a MAP utilizes an XACML Policy Decision Point (PDP) to make MAP content authorization decisions.

The Committee Specification received four Statements of Use from Trust@HsH Research Group at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Hanover, Germany (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201407/msg00000.html), ViewDS Identity Solutions (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201407/msg00002.html), Juniper (http://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml-comment/201407/msg00004.html), and Axiomatics AB (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201407/msg00011.html).

The prose specification document and related files are available here:

Editable Source (Authoritative):
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/xacml-map-authz/v1.0/cos01/xacml-map-au...

HTML:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/xacml-map-authz/v1.0/cos01/xacml-map-au...

PDF:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/xacml-map-authz/v1.0/cos01/xacml-map-au...

* XACML Intellectual Property Control (IPC) Profile Version 1.0 defines a profile for the use of the OASIS eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML) to write and enforce policies for the purpose of providing access control for resources deemed intellectual property: broadly speaking, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, and patents.

The Committee Specification received five Statements of Use from The Boeing Company (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00048.html), Axiomatics (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00060.html), ViewDS Identity Solutions (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00063.html), Oracle (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00066.html), and NextLabs (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00074.html).

The prose specification document and related files are available here:

Editable source (Authoritative):
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/3.0/ipc/v1.0/cos01/xacml-3.0-ipc-v1.0-c...

HTML:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/3.0/ipc/v1.0/cos01/xacml-3.0-ipc-v1.0-c...

PDF:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/3.0/ipc/v1.0/cos01/xacml-3.0-ipc-v1.0-c...

* XACML 3.0 Export Compliance-US (EC-US) Profile Version 1.0 defines a profile for the use of the OASIS eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML) to write policies that reflect the intent of United States government, particularly the Department of Commerce export compliance (EC) laws and regulations.

Any U.S. organization that ships goods, materials, software, and/or technical information may be subject to U.S. export control laws. This profile provides a standard framework for the subject and resource attributes that must be considered for U.S. export control decisions.

The Committee Specification received five Statements of Use from The Boeing Company (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00047.html), Axiomatics (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00060.html), ViewDS Identity Solutions (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00063.html), Oracle (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00066.html), and NextLabs (https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201303/msg00074.html).

The prose specification document and related files are available here:

Editable source (Authoritative):
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/3.0/ec-us/v1.0/cos01/xacml-3.0-ec-us-v1...

HTML:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/3.0/ec-us/v1.0/cos01/xacml-3.0-ec-us-v1...

PDF:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/3.0/ec-us/v1.0/cos01/xacml-3.0-ec-us-v1...

The XACML Technical Committee defines a core XML schema and related profiles for representing authorization and entitlement policies.

-- Additional information --

[1] OASIS eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML) TC
https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/xacml/

TC Charter
https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/xacml/charter.php

[2] Candidate OASIS Standard Special Majority Vote:
- XACML MAP Authorization Profile Version 1.0: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=2656

- XACML Intellectual Property Control (IPC) Profile Version 1.0: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=2420

- XACML 3.0 Export Compliance-US (EC-US) Profile Version 1.0: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=2419

[3] Public reviews:

- XACML MAP Authorization Profile Version 1.0

30-day public review, 16 December 2013:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201312/msg00029.html
- Comment resolution log:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/xacml-map-authz/v1.0/csprd01/xacml-map-...

60-day public review, 16 September 2014:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/members/201409/msg00010.html
- Comment resolution log:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/xacml/xacml-map-authz/v1.0/cos01/xacml-map-au...

- XACML Intellectual Property Control (IPC) Profile Version 1.0

60-day public review, 23 October 2009:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/200910/msg00013.html

30-day public review, 7 May 2010:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/201005/msg00003.html

30-day public review, 19 July 2012:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/201207/msg00005.html

15-day public review, 04 February, 2013:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201302/msg00000.html

60-day public review, 21 October 2014:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/members/201410/msg00006.html

- XACML 3.0 Export Compliance-US (EC-US) Profile Version 1.0

60-day public review, 23 October 2009:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/200910/msg00012.html

15-day public review, 5 September 2012:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/201209/msg00001.html

15-day public review, 04 February 2013:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/xacml/201302/msg00001.html

60-day public review, 21 October 2014:
https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/members/201410/msg00006.html

Associated TC: 
eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML)