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Add Github Login to Your Web App with OAuth 2.0

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Every developer who has attempted to demystify OAuth 2.0 must be presented with mind-bugging complicated flow diagrams. It becomes worse when you try to understand all the terminologies of OAuth 2.0 and Open ID protocols.

There is no getting around the OAuth 2.0 flow being complicated with back and forth between your browser, the service you are authenticating with, and the application you want to access.

This course gets straight to the point without any application code distracting you from the core takeaway -- You will learn how to authenticate and authorize yourself using GitHub as your Auth Server.

We'll first cover the OAuth 2.0 flow for authentication and then integrate the Open ID protocol for authorization.

What you'll learn:

  • Create a basic login flow for any site
  • Use GitHub as an OAuth 2.0 Authorization Server
  • Store user information in JWT
  • Handle protected requests for authorized users

Questions to Think About:

  • What are the best security practices in authentication?
  • When do I need authentication?
  • When do I need authorization?

Learner Reviews

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    What did you like about this course?

    Good presentation of OAuth 2.0 with nice example code

    Marcus Holmgren
    6 months ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    Concise, tells you what you need to know

    Chris Lamb
    a year ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    Short, concise and great explanation!

    Priyankar Kumar
    a year ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    Its a very helpful course to get started for beginners. Course teacher describes each and individual option nicely. Appreciate good work.

    Md. Anam Hossain
    a year ago
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    Awesome and well defined content

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    a year ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    breakdown of all steps from registering to calling resource server for data using token

    Ali
    a year ago

Course Content

19m • 10 lessons

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