Remote Attestation Procedures Architecture

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Authors Henk Birkholz  , Monty Wiseman  , Hannes Tschofenig  , Ned Smith  , Michael Richardson 
Last updated 2020-05-07 (latest revision 2019-11-04)
Replaces draft-birkholz-attestation-terminology
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An entity (a relying party) requires a source of truth and evidence about a remote peer to assess the peer's trustworthiness. The evidence is typically a believable set of claims about its host, software or hardware platform. This document describes an architecture for such remote attestation procedures (RATS).


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