This entry was posted in Gluu and tagged 2fa, api, api access management, api gateway, fido, FOSS, free open source, IAM, OAuth, open source, openid, openid connect, otp, saml, sso, uma on .
From time to time we are asked how Gluu compares to other open source projects. Keycloak is coming up more and more these days, so it’s expedient to just publish our thoughts. 2FA flexibility Currently, Keycloak is limited to using Google Authenticator or FreeOTP as two-factor authentication mechanisms. Gluu ships with out-of-the-box support for many … Read more >>
This entry was posted in Gluu and tagged 2fa, blockchain, did, evernym, fido, free, Identity, open source, openid, openid connect, sovrin, u2f, uaf, w3c on .
I just got back from the Know Identity conference, where I moderated a panel on decentralized identity. Before I forget what happened, I thought it would be a good idea to write down some observations and notes. The conference is attended by quite a number of identity gurus. Dave Birch and Steve Wilson did a … Read more >>
This entry was posted in Gluu and tagged api, application security, OAuth, oauth2, openid, saml, xacml on .
So you want to use OAuth2 bearer tokens to protect your API’s to avoid putting credentials in each request. Great idea! But if you have lots of API’s, you may want to build a central service that takes care of registering clients, and issuing tokens. A good way to do this is to use the … Read more >>
Roadmap for Higher Education Institutions: Will New Identity Standards Achieve the Promise of Federated Identity?This entry was posted in Gluu and tagged Authentrication, Authz, oauth2, openid, saml, sso on .
“Market Strength” as defined by the number of applications that will support the protocol. Will New Identity Standards Achieve the Promise of Federated Identity in Higher Education? OAuth2 based identity standards bridge web and mobile security requirements and have critical developer and industry support. See Also: Gluu Protocol Predictions It is harder than you think … Read more >>
This entry was posted in Gluu and tagged 2fa, authentication, opeind connect, openid, SAML IdP, social login, two-factor on .
You’ve probably seen http://twofactorauth.org: This site totally misses the point. I think Walmart should be congratulated for not rolling out 2FA. A tightly bundled solution that just solves two factor authentication for their website (which I almost never visit) or in their stores (which I am almost never in), is fantastic. Nice work Walmart!!! The … Read more >>
This entry was posted in Gluu and tagged 2fa, authentication, Identity, openid, SAML OpenID SSO 2Factor Authentication Authorization IAM Identity, social, sxsw on .
SXSW 3/10/14 From our perspective, websites are in cyberspace. But from the website perspective, you and I… are in “meat-space.” In 1984, William Gibson coined the term “MeatSpace” in his book Neuromancer. “Meat Space” is the physical world where our bodies (“pieces of meat”) move around and do meat-like things, like go shopping, brush our … Read more >>