International Virtual Observatory Alliance
The credential delegation protocol allows a client programme to delegate a user's credentials to a service such that that service may make requests of other services in the name of that user. The protocol defines a REST service that works alongside other IVO services.
This is an IVOA Working Draft for review by IVOA members and other interested parties.
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