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Using secp256k1 with JOSE and COSE

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Michael B. Jones
Last updated 2018-12-01 (Latest revision 2018-05-30)
Replaced by draft-jones-cose-additional-algorithms
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This specification defines algorithm encodings and representations enabling the Standards for Efficient Cryptography Group (SECG) elliptic curve "secp256k1" to be used for JSON Object Signing and Encryption (JOSE) and CBOR Object Signing and Encryption (COSE) messages.


Michael B. Jones

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