OAuth 2.0 Rich Authorization Requests
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Web Authorization Protocol                                T. Lodderstedt
Internet-Draft                                                   yes.com
Intended status: Standards Track                               J. Richer
Expires: 22 August 2020                              Bespoke Engineering
                                                             B. Campbell
                                                           Ping Identity
                                                        19 February 2020

                 OAuth 2.0 Rich Authorization Requests
                        draft-ietf-oauth-rar-01

Abstract

   This document specifies a new parameter "authorization_details" that
   is used to carry fine grained authorization data in the OAuth
   authorization request.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
     1.1.  Conventions and Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   2.  Request parameter "authorization_details" . . . . . . . . . .   4
     2.1.  Authorization data elements types . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     2.2.  Relationship to "scope" parameter . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
       2.2.1.  Scope value "openid" and "claims" parameter . . . . .   9
     2.3.  Relationship to "resource" parameter  . . . . . . . . . .   9
   3.  Using "authorization_details" . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
     3.1.  Authorization Request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
     3.2.  Authorization Request Processing  . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
     3.3.  Token Request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
     3.4.  Token Response  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
       3.4.1.  Token Content . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     3.5.  Token Introspection Request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     3.6.  Token Introspection Response  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
   4.  Metadata  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
   5.  Implementation Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20
   6.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20
   7.  Privacy Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20
   8.  Acknowledgements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
   9.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
   10. Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
   11. Informative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  22
   Appendix A.  Additional Examples  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  23
     A.1.  OpenID Connect  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  24
     A.2.  Remote Electronic Signing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  25
     A.3.  Access to Tax Data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  26
     A.4.  eHealth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  27
   Appendix B.  Document History . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  29
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  30

1.  Introduction

   The OAuth 2.0 authorization framework [RFC6749] defines the parameter
   "scope" that allows OAuth clients to specify the requested scope,
   i.e., the permission, of an access token.  This mechanism is
   sufficient to implement static scenarios and coarse-grained
   authorization requests, such as "give me read access to the resource
   owner's profile" but it is not sufficient to specify fine-grained
   authorization requirements, such as "please let me make a payment
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