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HTTP Signatures

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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft whose latest revision state is "Replaced".
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Authors Mark Cavage , Manu Sporny
Last updated 2013-11-05 (Latest revision 2013-05-04)
Replaced by draft-ietf-httpbis-message-signatures, draft-ietf-httpbis-message-signatures
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This document describes a way to add origin authentication, message integrity, and replay resistance to HTTP requests. It is intended to be used over the HTTPS protocol.


Mark Cavage
Manu Sporny

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