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Third-Party Authentication for Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (sipcore WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Rifaat Shekh-Yusef , Christer Holmberg , Victor Pascual
Last updated 2018-08-09 (Latest revision 2018-02-05)
Replaces draft-yusef-sipcore-sip-authn
Replaced by draft-ietf-sipcore-sip-token-authnz
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state In WG Last Call
Document shepherd (None)
IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-sipcore-sip-token-authnz
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document defines an authentication mechanism for SIP, that is based on the OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect Core 1.0 specifications, to enable the delegation of the user authentication to a dedicated third-party IdP entity that is separate from the SIP network elements that provide the SIP service.


Rifaat Shekh-Yusef
Christer Holmberg
Victor Pascual

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