OAuth 2.0 Dynamic Client Registration Management Protocol
draft-ietf-oauth-dyn-reg-management-08

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OAuth Working Group                                            J. Richer
Internet-Draft                                     The MITRE Corporation
Intended status: Experimental                                   M. Jones
Expires: July 31, 2015                                         Microsoft
                                                              J. Bradley
                                                           Ping Identity
                                                             M. Machulak
                                                    Newcastle University
                                                        January 27, 2015

       OAuth 2.0 Dynamic Client Registration Management Protocol
                 draft-ietf-oauth-dyn-reg-management-08

Abstract

   This specification defines methods for management of dynamic OAuth
   2.0 client registrations for use cases in which the properties of a
   registered client may need to be changed during the lifetime of the
   client.  Not all authorization servers supporting dynamic client
   registration will support these management methods.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
     1.1.  Notational Conventions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
     1.2.  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     1.3.  Protocol Flow . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   2.  Client Configuration Endpoint . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     2.1.  Client Read Request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     2.2.  Client Update Request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     2.3.  Client Delete Request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
   3.  Client Information Response . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   4.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
   5.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   6.  Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
   Appendix A.  Acknowledgments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
   Appendix B.  Registration Tokens and Client Credentials . . . . .  14
     B.1.  Credential Rotation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   Appendix C.  Forming the Client Configuration Endpoint URL  . . .  15
   Appendix D.  Document History . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17

1.  Introduction

   In order for an OAuth 2.0 client to utilize an OAuth 2.0
   authorization server, the client needs specific information to
   interact with the server, including an OAuth 2.0 client identifier to
   use at that server.  The OAuth 2.0 Dynamic Client Registration
   Protocol [OAuth.Registration] specification describes how an OAuth
   2.0 client can be dynamically registered with an authorization server
   to obtain this information and how metadata about the client can be
   registered with the server.

   This specification extends the core registration specification by
   defining a set of methods for management of dynamic OAuth 2.0 client
   registrations beyond those defined in the core registration
   specification.

1.1.  Notational Conventions

   The key words 'MUST', 'MUST NOT', 'REQUIRED', 'SHALL', 'SHALL NOT',
   'SHOULD', 'SHOULD NOT', 'RECOMMENDED', 'MAY', and 'OPTIONAL' in this
   document are to be interpreted as described in [RFC2119].
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