RFC 7517

JSON Web Key (JWK), May 2015

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7517.txt
File formats:
Plain TextPDF
Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Author:
M. Jones
Stream:
IETF
Source:
jose (sec)

Cite this RFC: TXT  |  XML

DOI:  10.17487/RFC7517

Discuss this RFC: Send questions or comments to jose@ietf.org

Other actions: Submit Errata  |  Find IPR Disclosures from the IETF


Abstract

A JSON Web Key (JWK) is a JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) data structure that represents a cryptographic key. This specification also defines a JWK Set JSON data structure that represents a set of JWKs. Cryptographic algorithms and identifiers for use with this specification are described in the separate JSON Web Algorithms (JWA) specification and IANA registries established by that specification.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


Download PDF Reader



Search RFCs
Advanced Search
×