CBOR Web Token (CWT)
draft-wahlstroem-ace-cbor-web-token-00

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Last updated 2015-12-14 (latest revision 2015-12-04)
Replaces draft-wahlstroem-oauth-cbor-web-token
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Abstract

CBOR Web Token (CWT) is a compact means of representing claims to be transferred between two parties. CWT is a profile of the JSON Web Token (JWT) that is optimized for constrained devices. The claims in a CWT are encoded in the Concise Binary Object Representation (CBOR) and CBOR Object Signing and Encryption (COSE) is used for added application layer security protection. A claim is a piece of information asserted about a subject and is represented as a name/ value pair consisting of a claim name and a claim value.

Authors

Erik Wahlstroem (erik.wahlstrom@nexusgroup.com)
Michael Jones (mbj@microsoft.com)
Hannes Tschofenig (hannes.tschofenig@arm.com)

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