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Proof-of-Possession Tokens for OAuth Using JWS HTTP Signatures

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Author Annabelle Backman
Last updated 2020-05-21 (Latest revision 2019-11-18)
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This document describes a method of generating and validating proof- of-possession tokens for use with OAuth 2.0. The required proof is provided via a JSON Web Signature (JWS) representing a signature of a minimal subset of elements from the HTTP request.


Annabelle Backman

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