In auth mechanisms, what is the difference between ANONYMOUS and SRP_KEYX?

asked 2015-08-01 13:59:30 -0700

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Both of them have no authentication.

What is the difference between both of them?

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ry.jones ( 2015-08-07 11:59:07 -0700 )edit

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answered 2015-08-10 01:49:56 -0700

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updated 2015-10-20 17:02:12 -0700

ALLJOYN_SRP_KEYX does provide authentication via the pre-shared password between the two authenticating applications.

ANONYMOUS and ALLJOYN_ECDHE_NULL do not provide any authentication. ANONYMOUS is used between two routing nodes. For two applications authenticating with each other using null authentication, ALLJOYN_ECDHE_NULL is used.

Reference: AllJoyn Security

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