Friday 12:10 p.m.–12:40 p.m.

Web identity: OAuth2 and OpenIDConnect

Brendan McCollam


Interested in adding single sign-on to your application, but confused about the variety of different web authentication methods out there? OAuth, OAuth2, OpenID, OpenIDConnect, SAML, Facebook Connect? This talk will clarify the different protocols, examining OAuth2 and OpenIDConnect in greater detail. It will demonstrate a basic client implementation using FLOSS libraries, and briefly touch on some of the issues involved in server implementation.