FICAM TFS Approved Identity Services

The following Identity Services have been approved by the FICAM TFS Program to offer their services to the U.S. Federal Government.


Level of Assurance (LOA) 1 Identity Services

 
Identity ServiceComponent Service DesignationFICAM TFS Approval StatusFICAM Profile SupportTrust Framework ProviderApproval ContextNotes
PKI CSPsCSP (PKI)ApprovedFPKI CPFPKI PA Complete Listing of Entities Cross-Certified with the Federal PKI Bridge
George Washington UniversityTMApprovedNAInCommonBusiness to Govt.
(B2G)
Self assertion of Level 1 trust criteria to TFP. RPs are required to join the InCommon Federation.
GoogleCSPApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOOIXCitizen to Govt.
(C2G)
 
Harvard UniversityTMApprovedNAInCommonB2GSelf assertion of Level 1 trust criteria to TFP. RPs are required to join the InCommon Federation.
ID.meCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara InitiativeC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #5
PayPalTM & IdPDeprecatedOpenID 2.0 (Deprecated)OIXC2GSelf assertion of Level 1 trust criteria to TFP. RPs are required to join the InCommon Federation.
SymantecCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara InitiativeC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #5
University of Maryland Baltimore CountyTMApprovedNAInCommonB2GSelf assertion of Level 1 trust criteria to TFP. RPs are required to join the InCommon Federation.
University of Nebraska Medical CenterTMApprovedNAInCommonB2GSelf assertion of Level 1 trust criteria to TFP. RPs are required to join the InCommon Federation.
Verizon BusinessCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara Initiative, SAFE-BioPharmaC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #4, #5

Level of Assurance (LOA) 2 Identity Services

 
Identity ServiceComponent Service DesignationFICAM TFS Approval StatusFICAM Profile SupportTrust Framework ProviderApproval ContextNotes
PKI CSPsCSP (PKI)ApprovedFPKI CPFPKI PA Complete Listing of Entities Cross-Certified with the Federal PKI Bridge
ID.meCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara InitiativeC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #5
SymantecCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara InitiativeC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #5
USAACSPApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSO-C2GApproval based on Know Your Customer Process and Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council and Securities and Exchanges Commission Rules and Regulations
USPSCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara InitiativeC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #4, #5
Verizon BusinessCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara Initiative, SAFE-BioPharmaC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #4, #5
 

Level of Assurance (LOA) 3 Identity Services

   
Identity ServiceComponent Service DesignationFICAM TFS Approval StatusFICAM Profile SupportTrust Framework ProviderApproval ContextNotes
PKI CSPsCSP (PKI)ApprovedFPKI CPFPKI PA Complete Listing of Entities Cross-Certified with the Federal PKI Bridge
AthenahealthCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara InitiativeCitizen to Citizen
(C2C)
 
ID.meCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara InitiativeC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #4, #5
SymantecCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara InitiativeC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #5
Verizon BusinessCSP & TMApprovedSAML 2.0 Web SSOKantara Initiative, SAFE-BioPharmaC2GCSP Attribute Bundle Support: #1, #2, #3, #4, #5


Level of Assurance (LOA) 4 Identity Services

  
Identity ServiceComponent Service DesignationFICAM TFS Approval StatusFICAM Profile SupportTrust Framework ProviderApproval ContextNotes
PKI CSPsCSP (PKI)ApprovedFPKI CPFPKI PA Complete Listing of Entities Cross-Certified with the Federal PKI Bridge


* IdP a.k.a 'Identity Provider' - Deprecated terminology; valid until August 2014

**See TFPAP v2 Section 3.7.1 for how an Agency or Government Shared Service can utilize its own risk analysis, per OMB-04-04, to accept a Level 1 Identity Service

The FICAM TFS Program uses component identity services terminology, with each designated identity service offering the following associated services. (See FICAM TFS Component Identity Services Terminology for more information.)
 

Credential Service
Provider (CSP)
Token Manager (TM)Identity Manager (IM)
  • Token Management Service
  • Authentication Service
  • Identity Proofing Service
  • Attribute Validation Service
  • Token Management Service
  • Authentication Service
  • Identity Proofing Service
  • Attribute Validation Service


FICAM TFS Approval Process


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Step 1 in the above process can be initiated by contacting the FICAM TFS Program @ TFS.EAO@gsa.gov