API Basics - oAuth at a glance

Julien
Julien
May 29, 2017 · 3 min read

oAuth in a nutshell


Authentication vs Authorization

Using oAuth with your API

Web architecture with oAuth Server

JSON Web Token (JWT) access token

How is an access token validated

RSASHA256(
base64UrlEncode(header) + "." +
base64UrlEncode(payload)
)

Notes

Julien

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Software developer in Paris. I help the teams doing their best @Synthesio formerly @TalentSoft. Interested in software craftsmanship and team collaboration

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