Talk: Implementing authorization in web applications and APIs

Authentication is easy – authorization is the hard part. This might sound daunting, but since every application is different, there is no single recipe for how authorization has to work.

Dominick walk you through a couple of approaches and pitfalls and use the new ASP.NET Core authorization API (which has been back-ported to standard .NET) as an example of a decent abstraction layer for clean authorization for your applications. But we will also learn that that regardless of your approach, there is no one size that fits all – that’s why it important to understand your options.