Modern Identity & Access Management
Dive deep into IAM and AAA
Welcome to the exciting realm of Identity & Access Management (IAM). I’ll delve deeply into the complexity of IAM and AAA (Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting) protocols in the following dedicated posts. I provide a variety of materials to assist you in fortifying your digital defenses and keeping full control over user accessibility. Whether you’re a novice in the industry or a seasoned practitioner, my expert-curated content is made to provide you with the most recent IAM techniques. Join me, and start changing the way you think about cybersecurity.
Implementing JSON Web Key Sets (JWKS) is crucial for organizations that want to leverage modern, decentralized authentication and authorization protocols. In this article I discuss the purpose of JWKS, guide you though their technical specification and outline benefits as well as best-practices to securely exposing public key material.
Have you ever wondered about the intricacies of JSON Web Encryption Standards? Get ready to decode the enigma with this deep dive into JWE Tokens. Gain insightful knowledge and grasp common data security use cases.
The interplay of tokens and protocols has fundamentally transformed how we authenticate, authorize, and securely communicate data over the Internet. Two important players in this realm are JSON Web Tokens (JWT) and OAuth 2.0. Though they serve different purposes, there's often confusion about their functionalities and application. How do they differ? Can one replace the other?
Discover how Step-Up Authentication and OpenID Connect (OIDC) join forces to revolutionize online security, offering a seamless user experience while fortifying digital identity protection like never before.
Explore the untold story of FIDO2 Passkeys and delve into the potential risks and challenges of the hyped passwordless authentication approach. Uncover the dark side of this innovative technology and gain valuable insights into its implications for users and online services alike.
Imagine a world where forgotten passwords and frustrating login experiences are a thing of the past, where accessing your online accounts is as simple as unlocking your phone. Welcome to the future of passwordless authentication and passkeys.