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Integrating Web Services with OAuth and PHP by Matthew Frost

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Introduction to OAuth

The Internet has become so diverse with tools and applications we often run into the problem of connecting them together. Applications now collaborate and share information like never before, giving users a better experience and a more powerful online presence. This chapter is going to discuss how OAuth connects these services together without putting your personal information at risk.

Challenges of Authorization and Authentication

Authorization and authentication are difficult promises to solve in software and one of the most fundamental expectations users have when using an application. It’s reasonable to expect other users will not be able to see private portions of your account, create unauthorized content with your ...

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