Senior Solutions Engineer
All Posts by Indranil Jha
Step-up Authentication in Modern Applications
Step-up authentication in an application is a pattern of allowing access to non-critical resources using basic level of authentication, and requiring additional authentications for critical resources. In this article, we will explore the whys and hows of step-up authentication in modern applications that include Single Page Applications (SPA) and native mobile applications. Federation protocols such as OpenID Connect (OIDC) are getting increasingly popular for modern applications to enhance security by trusting an appropriate identity provider. Here we will focus primarily...