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RFC 6287

"OCRA: OATH Challenge-Response Algorithm", June 2011

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
D. M'Raihi
J. Rydell
S. Bajaj
S. Machani
D. Naccache
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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Abstract

This document describes an algorithm for challenge-response authentication developed by the Initiative for Open Authentication (OATH). The specified mechanisms leverage the HMAC-based One-Time Password (HOTP) algorithm and offer one-way and mutual authentication, and electronic signature capabilities. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


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