Version 0.9 of SimpleID, a simple, personal OpenID provider written in PHP, has been released.

Upgrading to version 0.9 is strongly recommended. To download, go to the download page.

Please note that while the software may work, it may also have gaping security holes and other nasty bugs. Use at your own risk.

What’s new in SimpleID 0.9

  • Enhanced security. Passwords in identity files can now be hashed using different algorithms and a salt.

  • Additional login features, including login verification (two-factor authentication) using one time passwords and SSL certificate based login.

  • Improved user interface, particularly for mobile devices, and commencing support for localisation.

  • Many improvements to the back-end.

For further details on the enhancements, please see the milestone page for this release.

Installing and Upgrading

SimpleID version 0.9 introduced numerous changes. A manual upgrading process is required. If you are upgrading from an earlier version of SimpleID, please read:

for upgrade instructions.

SimpleID version 0.9 also introduced backwards-incompatible changes to its API, meaning that third party extensions may no longer work. You should check with the developer of these extensions regarding upgrading to version 0.9.

Known Issues

Please note that while the software may work, it may also have gaping security holes and other nasty bugs. Use at your own risk.

Support SimpleID

If you enjoy using SimpleID, please consider making a donation to support the ongoing development work. To find out more on how to donate, visit the donation page.

Your donation is very much appreciated.