[Openid-specs-ab] Announcing AppAuth for iOS, a client SDK for OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect

William Denniss wdenniss at google.com
Tue Feb 23 00:39:51 UTC 2016

Definitely makes sense! We're working on it :-). In the mean-time here are
some proof of concept samples for Android:


If you're interested, I might be able to add you to our trusted tester
program for the Android SDK before it's officially released.

On Mon, Feb 22, 2016 at 4:14 PM, Pedro Felix <pmhsfelix at gmail.com> wrote:

> Great! Looking forward to it.
> Pedro
> On Tue, Feb 23, 2016 at 12:12 AM, John Bradley <ve7jtb at ve7jtb.com> wrote:
>> Yes it would:)
>> Since you asked, it will be arriving shortly at
>> https://github.com/openid/AppAuth-Android
>> We had hoped to release them at the same time to not give the impression
>> that Google is favouring iOS :)
>> Just some last min issues on the Android one.  We didn’t want to hold up
>> the iOS lib.
>> Expect an announcement soonish.
>> John B.
>> On Feb 23, 2016, at 12:52 AM, Pedro Felix <pmhsfelix at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Wouldn't a similar SDK make sense also for Android, namely when using
>> non-Google IdPs/AS?
>> Pedro
>> On Mon, Feb 22, 2016 at 11:15 PM, William Denniss <wdenniss at google.com>
>> wrote:
>>> Recently the Google Identity team open sourced AppAuth for iOS
>>> <https://openid.github.io/AppAuth-iOS> under the OpenID Foundation.
>>> AppAuth is a client SDK for OAuth and OpenID Connect that follows the best
>>> practices <https://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-oauth-native-apps>
>>> for doing standards-based auth in apps, including using the in-app browser
>>> tab mode of Safari (SFSafariViewController) for user interaction, and has
>>> in-built support for PKCE <https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7636>.
>>> You can fork the repository <https://openid.github.io/AppAuth-iOS> on
>>> Github, and it's available as a CocoaPod
>>> <https://cocoapods.org/pods/AppAuth>. If you have an iOS development
>>> environment with CocoaPods, you can take it for a spin by running pod
>>> try AppAuth from your command line (see the sample's readme
>>> <https://github.com/openid/AppAuth-iOS/blob/master/Example/README.md> if
>>> you do). Comprehensive API docs
>>> <https://openid.github.io/AppAuth-iOS/docs/latest/annotated.html> are
>>> available.
>>> I gave a talk <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ppeU8yeI_ks> at the
>>> OpenID Summit Tokyo last year which outlines some of the motivations behind
>>> this effort.
>>> We contributed the code to the OIDF under the foundation's new
>>> contributor license agreement (CLA). If you/your company have signed the
>>> CLA, feel free to contribute by sending a pull request.  Currently myself
>>> and my colleague Steven Wright are the maintainers, and will review all
>>> incoming pull requests.
>>> Thanks to the contributors on my team: Steven Wright, Iain McGinniss
>>> and Xiangtian Dai for their hard work building the library. To Don Thibeau,
>>> John Bradley and Adam Dawes who helped get the OpenID Foundation setup to
>>> accept code contributions, and John Bradley and Paul Meyer who helped with
>>> interop testing and ideas.
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