Proof-of-Possession Key Semantics for JSON Web Tokens (JWTs), April 2016
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This specification describes how to declare in a JSON Web Token (JWT) that the presenter of the JWT possesses a particular proof-of- possession key and how the recipient can cryptographically confirm proof of possession of the key by the presenter. Being able to prove possession of a key is also sometimes described as the presenter being a holder-of-key.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.