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Native JWT Representation of Verifiable Credentials

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Authors Michael Prorock , Orie Steele
Last updated 2023-11-25 (Latest revision 2023-05-24)
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This document describes how to construct and utilize a JWT as a Verifiable Credential utilizing only JSON and registered claims. This document does not define any new cryptography, only seralizations of systems.


Michael Prorock
Orie Steele

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