The jose-jwt package

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Intended to provide support for the JOSE suite of IETF (draft) standards and the closely related JWT (JSON web token) spec (

Both signed and encrypted JWTs are supported, as well as simple JWK format keys.

The library is currently intended to support work on an OpenID Connect implementation and the APIs should not be considered complete, stable or secure for all use cases.


Versions0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.3, 0.3.1, 0.4, 0.4.1,, 0.4.2, 0.5, 0.6, 0.6.1, 0.6.2, 0.7, 0.7.1, 0.7.2, 0.7.3, 0.7.4, 0.7.5, 0.7.6
Dependenciesaeson (>=0.7), base (==4.*), base64-bytestring (>=1), byteable (>=0.1.1), bytestring (>=0.9), cereal (>=0.4), cipher-aes (>=0.2.6), containers (>=0.4), crypto-cipher-types (>=0.0.9), crypto-numbers (>=0.2), crypto-pubkey (>=0.2.5), crypto-pubkey-types (>=0.4), crypto-random (>=0.0.7), cryptohash (>=0.8), errors (>=1.4), mtl (>=, text (>=0.11), time (>=1.4), unordered-containers (>=0.2), vector (>=0.10) [details]
AuthorLuke Taylor <>
MaintainerLuke Taylor <>
CategoryJSON, Cryptography
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UploadedThu Jan 29 01:17:48 UTC 2015 by LukeTaylor




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