JSON Web Tokens: 101
JSON Web Token (JWT) is a compact, URL-safe means of representing claims to be transferred between two parties. It has now become the most common way to implement Authentication and Authorization in a Microservices Oriented Architecture.
This talk will focus on covering its basics along the following lines:
- Basics of Identity Management
- Authentication Factors
- Cookie Based Authentication vs Token Based Authenication
- What is JWT
- JWT vs JWS vs JWE
- Benefits of JWT
- JWT in action using NodeJS and Express
I am a Freelance Cyber Security Consultant and Trainer.
You can talk to me about:
1) Penetration Testing
2) Cloud and Infrastructure Security
Starts at Sunday June 14 2020, 05:00 PM. The sessions runs for about 1 hour.