The OAuth Security Model for Delegated Authorization
draft-barnes-oauth-model-01

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Abstract

This document describes the security model for the OAuth authorization system, which allows a party that holds some authorization to delegate a subset of that authorization to another party, without requiring either party to disclose its credentials to the other. In this document, we describe a set of design constraints, a high-level work flow for establishing authorizations subject to those constraints, and set of security requirements for protocols that implement this model.

Authors

Richard Barnes (rbarnes@bbn.com)
Matt Lepinski (mlepinski@bbn.com)

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