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RATS Endorsements

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Dave Thaler , Henk Birkholz , Thomas Fossati
Last updated 2023-10-20
Replaced by draft-ietf-rats-endorsements
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


In the IETF Remote Attestation Procedures (RATS) architecture, a Verifier accepts Evidence and, using Appraisal Policy typically with additional input from Endorsements and Reference Values, generates Attestation Results in formats needed by a Relying Parties. This document explains the purpose and role of Endorsements and discusses some considerations in the choice of message format for Endorsements.


Dave Thaler
Henk Birkholz
Thomas Fossati

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