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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">FYI<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif""> jose-bounces@ietf.org [mailto:jose-bounces@ietf.org]
<b>On Behalf Of </b>Mike Jones<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, January 17, 2012 12:50 AM<br>
<b>To:</b> jose@ietf.org<br>
<b>Subject:</b> [jose] Initial Versions of JOSE Specs submitted<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">I’ve submitted initial IETF versions of the <a href="http://datatracker.ietf.org/wg/jose/">
JOSE</a> specs.  Once the postings are approved by the chairs, they’ll appear as IETF -00 drafts.  These specs are:<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2"><![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">       
</span></span></span><![endif]><span lang="EN">JSON Web Signature (JWS) </span>– Digital signature/HMAC specification<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2"><![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">       
</span></span></span><![endif]><span lang="EN">JSON Web Encryption (JWE) </span>– Encryption specification<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2"><![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">       
</span></span></span><![endif]><span lang="EN">JSON Web Key (JWK) </span>– Public key specification<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2"><![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">       
</span></span></span><![endif]><span lang="EN">JSON Web Algorithms</span> (JWA) – Algorithms and identifiers specification<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">They are refactored from the previous individual submission versions to move algorithms and identifiers into a separate specification, per the
<a href="http://datatracker.ietf.org/wg/jose/charter/">working group charter</a>.  Also, per the working group’s input, the terminology usage has been changed to no longer call both digital signatures and HMACs “signatures”.  The JOSE versions contain no normative
 changes from the individual submission versions.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">I’ve also posted submitted drafts at these locations:<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4"><![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">       
</span></span></span><![endif]><a href="http://self-issued.info/docs/draft-ietf-jose-json-web-signature-00.html">http://self-issued.info/docs/draft-ietf-jose-json-web-signature-00.html</a><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4"><![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">       
</span></span></span><![endif]><a href="http://self-issued.info/docs/draft-ietf-jose-json-web-encryption-00.html">http://self-issued.info/docs/draft-ietf-jose-json-web-encryption-00.html</a><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4"><![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">       
</span></span></span><![endif]><a href="http://self-issued.info/docs/draft-ietf-jose-json-web-key-00.html">http://self-issued.info/docs/draft-ietf-jose-json-web-key-00.html</a><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4"><![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">       
</span></span></span><![endif]><a href="http://self-issued.info/docs/draft-ietf-jose-json-web-algorithms-00.html">http://self-issued.info/docs/draft-ietf-jose-json-web-algorithms-00.html</a><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">                                                            -- Mike<o:p></o:p></p>
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