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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="color:#1F497D">Sorry – bad links.  The next to last sentence should have been: 
</span>See <a href="http://self-issued.info/?p=1387">JWT and JOSE are now RFCs!</a> and
<a href="http://self-issued.info/?p=1389">The OAuth Assertions specs are now RFCs!</a> for more background and information.<o:p></o:p></p>
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<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""> Openid-specs-ab [mailto:openid-specs-ab-bounces@lists.openid.net]
<b>On Behalf Of </b>Mike Jones<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, May 19, 2015 5:38 PM<br>
<b>To:</b> openid-specs-ab@lists.openid.net<br>
<b>Subject:</b> [Openid-specs-ab] The JWT, JOSE, and OAuth Assertions specs are RFCs!<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt">The JSON Web Token (JWT), JSON Object Signing and Encryption (JOSE), and OAuth Assertions specifications are now IETF standards – RFCs.  They are:<o:p></o:p></p>
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<![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://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7515">RFC 7515</a>:  JSON Web Signature (JWS)<o:p></o:p></p>
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<![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://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7516">RFC 7516</a>:  JSON Web Encryption (JWE)<o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><a href="http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7517">RFC 7517</a>:  JSON Web Key (JWK)<o:p></o:p></p>
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<![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://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7518">RFC 7518</a>:  JSON Web Algorithms (JWA)<o:p></o:p></p>
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<![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://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7519">RFC 7519</a>:  JSON Web Token (JWT)<o:p></o:p></p>
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<![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://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7521">RFC 7521</a>:  Assertion Framework for OAuth 2.0 Client Authentication and Authorization Grants<o:p></o:p></p>
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<![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://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7522">RFC 7522</a>:  Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) 2.0 Profile for OAuth 2.0 Client Authentication and Authorization Grants<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpLast" style="margin-bottom:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt;mso-add-space:auto;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 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]><a href="http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7523">RFC 7523</a>:  JSON Web Token (JWT) Profile for OAuth 2.0 Client Authentication and Authorization Grants<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt">See <u>JWT and JOSE are now RFCs!</u> and
<u>The OAuth Assertions specs are now RFCs!</u> for more background and information.  Thanks to all that each of you contributed to making this a reality!<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt">                                                                -- Mike<o:p></o:p></p>
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