ASP.NET Core Identity - User Security Essentials

Video description

In this course, you will learn the basics of modern authentication using the ASP.NET Core Identity Library and learn to extend the functionality relative to your specific business needs. While perfect security is arguably impossible to achieve, we will explore a variety of techniques that go a long way in ensuring security and relative ease of use simultaneously. We will look at implementing security in a practical ASP.NET Core application and how we can implement role, claim and custom policy-based authorization.

ASP.NET Identity Core - Authorization, Authentication and User Management are mainstay features in real world applications. Identity Core is the flagship library, packaged with ASP.NET Core projects to help us get the most security possible out of the box. Getting authentication and authorization done right in your website can help keep your users and their data safe from attacks. Added features such as Two and Multi Factor Authentication are relatively easy to plugin and this library can easily be extended to implement unique business rules to surround how users are treated.

This course has content for developers at all levels as it is never too late or early to start thinking about the best security practices for your web application.

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About the Technology

About the Video

What's Inside
  • ASP.NET Core Identity
  • Implement Two-Factor Authentication
  • User, Claims and Role Management and Authorization
  • Security Policy Creation and Enforcement
  • Add Email Confirmation to Account Creation and Access
  • Identity Scaffolding and Custom Extensions
  • Facilitate third-party login engines (Google, Facebook, etc)
  • Store User Secrets
  • Manage user authentication and registration

About the Reader
Some working knowledge of .NET Core development and C#

About the Author

Trevoir Williams is a passionate software and system engineer with a strong drive to share the best of his knowledge with students around the globe. His educational achievements include a Master’s degree in Computer Science (major in Software Development) and several Microsoft Azure Certifications.

His impressive work experience includes software consulting, software engineering, database development, cloud system, server administration, lecturing, and he’s also a musician!

Trevoir enjoys teaching IT and development skills and guides students in gaining the latest knowledge with practical application in the modern industry.


Product information

  • Title: ASP.NET Core Identity - User Security Essentials
  • Author(s): Trevoir Williams
  • Release date: August 2022
  • Publisher(s): Manning Publications
  • ISBN: 10000DIVC2022123