I need some ideas on how to protect a private API key in an application, specifically in a c# .NET application. Firstly, I understand that it is theoretically impossible to hide anything in the ...
I'm wanting to share an authentication implementation across a web application, and web API. The web application will be ASP.NET (mostly MVC 4), the API will be mostly ASP.NET WEB API, though I ...
I have developed a single page app prototype that is using Backbone on the front end and going to consume from a thin RESTful API on the server for it's data. Coming from heavy server side ...
When an API requires that a client authenticates to it, i've seen two different scenarios used and I am wondering which case I should use for my situation. Example 1. An API is offered by a company ...
I have read many posts and articles on this topic but still cant connect the dots. I want to make a Rails app that is strictly a JSON API maybe using Sinatra or the rails-api gem. I also want to make ...
I'm working on a client library to interface with my company's api, and we generate a user ticket when the user logs in using the api. Obviously I don't want to send the user ticket to the client ...