An architecture for authorization in constrained environments

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Authors Stefanie Gerdes  , Ludwig Seitz  , Göran Selander  , Carsten Bormann 
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Constrained-node networks are networks where some nodes have severe constraints on code size, state memory, processing capabilities, user interface, power and communication bandwidth (RFC 7228). This document provides terminology, and elements of an architecture / a problem statement, for authentication and authorization in these networks.


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Ludwig Seitz (
Göran Selander (
Carsten Bormann (

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