Nimble out-of-band authentication for EAP (EAP-NOOB)
draft-aura-eap-noob-08

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (emu WG)
Authors Tuomas Aura  , Mohit Sethi 
Last updated 2020-04-18 (latest revision 2020-03-09)
Replaced by draft-ietf-emu-eap-noob
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https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-aura-eap-noob-08.txt

Abstract

Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) provides support for multiple authentication methods. This document defines the EAP-NOOB authentication method for nimble out-of-band (OOB) authentication and key derivation. The EAP method is intended for bootstrapping all kinds of Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices that have no pre-configured authentication credentials. The method makes use of a user-assisted one-directional OOB message between the peer device and authentication server to authenticate the in-band key exchange. The device must have an input or output interface, such as a display, microphone, speakers or blinking light, which can send or receive dynamically generated messages of tens of bytes in length.

Authors

Tuomas Aura (tuomas.aura@aalto.fi)
Mohit Sethi (mohit@piuha.net)

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