[rfc-dist] RFC 6287 on OCRA: OATH Challenge-Response Algorithm

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        RFC 6287

        Title:      OCRA: OATH Challenge-Response Algorithm 
        Author:     D. M'Raihi, J. Rydell,
                    S. Bajaj, S. Machani,
                    D. Naccache
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       June 2011
        Mailbox:    davidietf at gmail.com, 
                    johanietf at gmail.com, 
                    siddharthietf at gmail.com,  
                    smachani at diversinet.com, 
                    david.naccache at ens.fr
        Pages:      38
        Characters: 78076
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-mraihi-mutual-oath-hotp-variants-14.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6287.txt

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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