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New OASIS Standard: Authentication Step-Up Protocol and Metadata V1.0 from the Trust Elevation TC

We are pleased to announce that “Authentication Step-Up Protocol and Metadata Version 1.0” from the OASIS Electronic Identity Credential Trust Elevation Methods (Trust Elevation) TC has been approved by the membership as the newest OASIS Standard [1].

The call to vote was made on 10 May 2017 [2] and the voting closed on 24 May 2017. A minimum of 40 affirmative votes was needed in order to win approval. The finally vote tally was 53 with no negative votes or abstentions.

TC Administration will now prepare and publish the final OASIS Standard and notify members when it is available. Meanwhile, the specification content can be found in the Candidate OASIS Standard [3].

Our congratulations to the members of the TC and to the community of implementers, developers and users who have brought the work successfully to this milestone

=== Additional information

[1] Ballot:

[2] Call to vote

[3] URLs to the latest published version:

Authentication Step-Up Protocol and Metadata Version 1.0
Candidate OASIS Standard 01
06 March 2017 (Authoritative)