DFC standard specifications
Sources and licences
Contact and partners
Decentralized identifier matching reference system
Solid client protocol
Appendix 1. General decisions
Appendix 2. Technical decisions
Appendix 3. Practical Examples
In order to manage authentication, we decide to support the
which is a layer on top of
This technology is active since years and heavily supported by many big actors of the Web.
It will allow us to separate the authentication layer from the business logic one by calling a third-party application.
Each platform wishing to join the project must create a client on the server of our partner lescommuns.org. Contact the DFC team for this.
OIDC is federeted and centralized athentification protocol. Other decentralized protocol as WebID-OIDC or DID exists but are not mature.
The OpenID authentication is based on the exchange of token based on
JSON Web Token standard
Basically, these token are based on encoding JSON data into base 64. The token is signed using a public key that you can find
Platform Authentificaiton not OIDC driven
Platform Authentificaiton OIDC driven