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STD 61

RFC 2289

"A One-Time Password System", February 1998

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc2289.txt
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Status:
INTERNET STANDARD (changed from DRAFT STANDARD June 2000)
Obsoletes:
RFC 1938
Authors:
N. Haller
C. Metz
P. Nesser
M. Straw
Stream:
IETF
Source:
otp (sec)

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Abstract

This document describes a one-time password authentication system (OTP). The system provides authentication for system access (login) and other applications requiring authentication that is secure against passive attacks based on replaying captured reusable passwords. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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