Announcing OpenID Attribute Exchange Draft 2

Barry Ferg barry at
Mon Sep 25 20:48:22 UTC 2006

The second draft of the OpenID Attribute Exchange service
specification has been released and is available at

OpenID Attribute Exchange is an OpenID service for exchanging identity
information between endpoints. Messages for retrieval and storage of
identity information are provided.

Changes in this release include:
* added an information model section with some detail on attribute
   names and values
* added an optional "update_url" fetch request parameter to allow the
   IdP to notify RPs when attributes are updated
* updated references section
* minor editorial changes

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