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Protect Your API With OAuth 2

by Rob Allen

Published February 9, 2018 in Technology

OAuth 2 is the gold standard for authentication in APIs and in this talk I took a deep dive into how it works and how to implement an OAuth 2 server in your API. There are a number of work flows in OAuth 2 for different scenarios including mobile apps and websites connecting via JavaScript, so I looked at each one and showed how to implement the password and client credentials grant types.

Presented at Sunshine PHP, February 2018