Stephanie Chamblee

Camp Counselor

Understanding OAuth and OpenID Connect

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Tuesday, July 25, 2023 - 9:00 PM UTC, for 1 hour.

AT THAT (In-Person Only) Regular, 60 minute presentation

Room: D


Following the OAuth 2.0 framework with the OpenID Connect protocol can enhance your application's security by delegating its authentication management and following the recommended industry best practices for web security. An important part of making sure your application is following these guidelines is understanding why they exist and the problems that they solve. In this talk, we will discuss the context of these protocols, an overview of their concepts, and considerations for implementation.


This is a beginner-friendly introduction to OAuth

Take Aways

  • Understand the basics of OAuth
  • Learn a high-level history of identity
  • Avoid common mistakes by understanding the rationale for identity open standards
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