JSON Web Token

JSON Web Tokens (JWT) are a JWS with a set of reserved claims to be used in a standardized manner.

JWT Reserved Claims

Claim Name Format Usage
‘exp’ Expiration int The time after which the token is invalid.
‘nbf’ Not Before int The time before which the token is invalid.
‘iss’ Issuer str The principal that issued the JWT.
‘aud’ Audience str or list(str) The recipient that the JWT is intended for.
‘iat’ Issued At int The time at which the JWT was issued.