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Changes to the Federation Rules

In 2017 changes were made to the Federation Rules. These changes have been identified and outlined in the table.

Rule Number Addition or amendment 2014 Rule 2017 Rule
Section 5. FEES    
5.1 Amendment Subscribers shall pay an annual subscription fee to AAF Inc. Subscribers shall pay fees to AAF Inc.
5.2 Amendment The annual subscription fee will be determined by the Executive Committee The fees will be determined by the Executive Committee
5.3 Amendment Failure to pay the annual subscription fee may result in the Subscriber being deregistered by the Federation Failure to pay fees may result in the Subscriber being deregistered by the Federation
Section 6. SUBSCRIBER RESPONSIBILITIES    
6.2.7 Addition N/A It keeps contact information required by the federation up to date, with any changes being updated within 5 working days.
Section 7. AAF INC. RESPONSIBILITIES    
7.1.2 Addition N/A Act efficiently, honestly and fairly
7.1.3 Addition N/A Comply with applicable laws
7.1.4 Addition N/A Take reasonable steps to ensure that any AAF Personnel involved in the provision of Services are appropriately trained and qualified and follow defined policies and procedures
Section 8. ADDITIONAL RULES FOR IDENTITY PROVIDERS    
8.9 Addition N/A The Identity Provider must make anonymised usage and log information available to the Federation for the purposes of assisting the Federation troubleshoot access and develop aggregated/anonymised usage statistics.
Section 10. DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY    
10.2 Addition N/A AAF will, when collecting and handling Personal Information, comply with applicable legislation regarding data protection and privacy, including without limitation, the Australian Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)
Section 14. CONSEQUENCES OF CESSATION OF SUBSCRIPTION    
14.3 Addition N/A The Subscriber will not be entitled to any refund of any amounts paid
Appendix      
Appendix 1 Addition   Core Attributes

Core attributes

Attribute Example Values
auEduPersonSharedToken ZsiAvfxa0BXULgcz7QXknbGtfxk
displayName Jack Dougherty
eduPersonAffiliation faculty
eduPersonEntitlement urn:mace:washington.edu:confocalMicroscope http://www.sirca.org.au/contract/GL123
eduPersonScopedAffiliation faculty@uq.edu.au faculty@imb.uq.edu.au student@law.uq.edu.au
eduPersonTargetedID 7eak0QQIEhygtPXtpgmu5l5hRnY
AuthenticationMethod urn:mace:aaf.edu.au:iap:authN:level1
eduPersonAssurance urn:mace:aaf.edu.au:iap:ID:level2
o The University of Queensland
mail j.dougherty@uq.edu.au

Attribute demoted

Common name (cn) can be derived from surname (sn) and given name (givenName).

Attribute Example Values
cn Jack Liam Dougherty

Attributes added

Attribute Example Values
sn (Surname) Dougherty
givenName Jack
homeOrgainzation uq.edu.au
homeOrganizationType urn:mace:terena.org:schac:homeOrganizationType:au:university
eduPersonPrincipalName dougherty@uq.edu.au