I am always confused by the way the word authentication is used in security literature (i.e., outside the crypto realm). Most of the time I understand that they are actually implying identification. ...
I am working on an online job application web app and the question has come up about how we will verify that someone submitting an application is who they say they are. For example, we don't want ...
In many organizations these days, employee IDs are very mutli-functional. They can serve as: Visual identitiy verification. (Including employee photo, name, ID number, and other details on the ...
I have a back-end (API) and a front-end, eg a web server, and I have users and ID-providers. The web server is provided by a third aprty and it may just as well be a mobile app, but whatever the case ...
I read many questions and answers on this forum stating that oAuth is for authorization, OpenID is for authentication and more than a few of them goes on to say that OpenID Connect provides ...