Julien Tanguy

Hobbyist haskeller & functional enthusiast.


NewCrafts 2017

 

Stateless authorization and delegation with Macaroons

  • Quick Hands-on
  • Web

Session cookies, Oauth, OpenID, Json Web Tokens, SESSION_ID in query params: we have many ways to perform authentication and authorization. Authentication, albeit complex, is often regarded as known.

In this session, we'll explore the authorization side of things, and how a simple Macaroon can do without having to implement the dreaded OAuth.