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A Method for Signing HTTP Requests for OAuth
draft-ietf-oauth-signed-http-request-03

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (oauth WG)
Authors Justin Richer , John Bradley , Hannes Tschofenig
Last updated 2017-02-09 (Latest revision 2016-08-08)
Replaces draft-richer-oauth-signed-http-request
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at:
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-oauth-signed-http-request-03.txt

Abstract

This document a method for offering data origin authentication and integrity protection of HTTP requests. To convey the relevant data items in the request a JSON-based encapsulation is used and the JSON Web Signature (JWS) technique is re-used. JWS offers integrity protection using symmetric as well as asymmetric cryptography.

Authors

Justin Richer
John Bradley
Hannes Tschofenig

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