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Synthetic IV (SIV) encryption modes for JWE

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Author Neil Madden
Last updated 2018-06-25 (Latest revision 2017-12-22)
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This document defines how to use Synthetic Initialization Vector (SIV) encryption and key-wrapping modes with JSON Web Encryption (JWE), and registers identifiers for SIV-based key-wrapping and content encryption algorithms. SIV provides either deterministic authenticated encryption and key-wrapping, or nonce-based misuse- resistant authenticated encryption depending on usage.


Neil Madden

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