Mathematical Mesh Part II: Reference
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Network Working Group                                    P. Hallam-Baker
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Intended status: Informational                           August 31, 2018
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                  Mathematical Mesh Part II: Reference
                  draft-hallambaker-mesh-reference-10

Abstract

   The Mathematical Mesh ?The Mesh? is an end-to-end secure
   infrastructure that facilitates the exchange of configuration and
   credential data between multiple user devices.  The core protocols of
   the Mesh are described with examples of common use cases and
   reference data.

   This document is also available online at
   http://mathmesh.com/Documents/draft-hallambaker-mesh-reference.html
   [1] .

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   2.  Definitions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     2.1.  Requirements Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     2.2.  Defined Terms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     2.3.  Related Specifications  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     2.4.  Implementation Status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
   3.  Mesh Profiles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     3.1.  Mesh Master Profile . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     3.2.  Mesh Device Profile . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     3.3.  Mesh Personal Profile . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     3.4.  Mesh Application Profile  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
   4.  Mesh Portal Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     4.1.  Creating a Mesh Service Account . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     4.2.  Using Recovery Records  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
       4.2.1.  Creating a Recovery Record  . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
       4.2.2.  Recovering a Profile. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
     4.3.  Connecting a Device to a Portal Account . . . . . . . . .  11
       4.3.1.  Deleting a Portal Account . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
   5.  Mesh Catalogs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
     5.1.  Synchronizing a Device to a Catalog . . . . . . . . . . .  14
   6.  Mesh Catalog Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     6.1.  The Contacts Catalog  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     6.2.  Credential Catalog  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     6.3.  Tasks Catalog . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     6.4.  Mail Catalog  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     6.5.  SSH Catalog . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     6.6.  Recryption Catalog  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
   7.  Mesh Messaging  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     7.1.  Message Origination . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     7.2.  Message Transit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     7.3.  Receiving Messages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20
       7.3.1.  Responding to Messages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
   8.  Messaging Services  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
     8.1.  Contact Messaging Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
     8.2.  Confirmation Messaging Service  . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
     8.3.  Asynchronous Messaging Service  . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
     8.4.  Synchronous Messaging Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
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