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Structured Access Token for Sharing Authorization Grant between a Resource Server and an Authorization Server

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Nat Sakimura , Boku Kihara, Kazuki Shimizu
Last updated 2013-08-29 (Latest revision 2013-02-25)
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This specification defines a format of structured access tokens that are issued by the authorization server and received by the resource server. By using this format, the authorization server and the resource server can be easily separated and the validation of the access token can be performed offline.


Nat Sakimura
Boku Kihara
Kazuki Shimizu

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