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22
Jun.
2021

Federation Multifactor

The National Institutes of Health: Identity Assurance Requirement

June 22, 2021 This is the third in a series of emails regarding new login requirements from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Effective September 15, 2021, the NIH electronic Research Administration (eRA), will require you: To provide a small set of identifying information (Research and Scholarship attributes), which…

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08
Jun.
2021

Federation Multifactor

The National Institutes of Health: Multi-factor Authentication Requirement

June 8, 2021 This is the second in a series of emails regarding new login requirements from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Effective September 15 eRA will require you: To provide a small set of identifying information (Research and Scholarship attributes), which are detailed belowTo perform multi-factor authentication (MFA)…

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25
May.
2021

Federation

The National Institutes of Health: New Research and Scholarship Requirements

May 25, 2021 This is the first in a series of posts regarding new login requirements from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Effective September 15 eRA will require you: To provide a small set of identifying information (Research and Scholarship attributes), which are detailed below.To perform multi-factor authentication (MFA)…

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15
Apr.
2021

Federation Community IAM Webinars

Updates on NIH Identity Requirements and Plans

April 15, 2021 If you missed the April 14 IAM Online, featuring a discussion of new identity requirements for accessing some National Institutes of Health applications, you can view the recording and download the slides. In addition, the “Get NIH-Ready” wiki page has more-detailed descriptions of the NIH…

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15
Apr.
2021

BaseCAMP Academy Federation Software

Registration Open for 2021 BaseCAMP

April 15, 2021 Are you new to identity and access management, the InCommon Federation or to the InCommon Trusted Access Platform? You are in luck! BaseCAMP 2021 is designed to answer your questions and allow you to connect with your peers.  Registration is open for the third…

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15
Apr.
2021

Community Certificates Federation

InCommon Fun Facts – April 2021

April 15, 2021 Show your participation – InCommon has a nice badge logo for use by current participants. Take a look and download your very own. New InCommon Participants As of April 15, 2021, InCommon has 1,028 participants. Here are the new participants since the March newsletter: Higher EducationDefense…

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17
Mar.
2021

Federation Community

Federation Site Administrators Receive Baseline Expectations Notices

March 17, 2021 This week, InCommon operations began sending notices to Federation participants of the need to meet the new Baseline Expectation for Trust in Federation. Organizations received notices if they have identity providers and/or service providers that do not meet one or more of the expectations.  Most organizations received…

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17
Mar.
2021

Community Certificates Federation

InCommon Fun Facts – March 2021

March 17, 2021 New InCommon Participants As of March 17, 2021, InCommon has 1,025 participants. Here are the new participants since the February newsletter: Higher EducationCalifornia Institute of the ArtsColumbus College of Art and DesignUniversity System of New Hampshire, Office of the Chancellor Sponsored PartnerMerit Network, Inc. InCommon Federation The…

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05
Mar.
2021

Federation

NIH application to require multi-factor authentication

March 5, 2021 The National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced new identity management requirements that could affect access for faculty, researchers, and scientists. As of September 15, 2021, NIH will require multi-factor authentication and the release of attributes that are part of the REFEDS Research & Scholarship (R&S) bundle.

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