OAuth 2.0 simplified with OpenID
OAuth 2.0 is outlined below in a simplistic way;
- The cloud application request authorization from a user.
- The user consents (Yes, I grant that access) and authorizes the application to act on its behalf of the user.
- The application presents a proof of authorization (grants) the get a token or Access Token.
- The application then uses the Access Token to access a Protected Resource.
At a hotel and present yourself to the front desk of the hotel. The agent gives you a key as he verified who you are and you have access to the room. The verified process of sharing your license to him, the hotel gave you a key to enter the room. This is Oauth 2.0 simplified. Speak to us about your scenario where you need help with OAuth 2.0 for your Org. Call Today 1-888-959-2825 or contact us.