Monthly Archives: May 2012

Thinktecture.IdentityModel and ASP.NET Web API

As part of my work with the new Thinktecture.IdentityModel and JWT, I also updated the ASP.NET Web API integration. My first drop was based on this article. But had some limitation. The next version is easier to use and much … Continue reading

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JSON Web Token (JWT) Support in Thinktecture.IdentityModel

As noted in my last post, I added a simple implementation of JWT to Thinktecture.IdentityModel. It supports plaintext JWTs (unsigned) and symmetric signatures (HMACSHA 256, 384, 512). I haven’t implemented encryption or asymmetric signatures. For the latest specs see here. … Continue reading

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Common WIF Exceptions explained

Just came across this: Also like the “cert creation cheat sheet” at the end.  

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Progress on Thinktecture.IdentityModel.* for .NET 4.5

I’ve been having a lot of “fun” (more on that in another post) porting all my identity code to .NET 4.5. As part of that I have re-structured the thinktecture identity model helper libraries. Since much of the old WIF … Continue reading

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The WIF Meme

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A little collection of pictures of clouds. Enjoy ;)

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Moving IdentityServer to .NET 4.5

Yesterday evening I ported IdSrv to .NET 4.5. It took only 1-2 hours, I was surprised. Will publish the code once we get closer to .NET RTM.

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Conferences & Training Update May 2012

Had a *great* WIF course in Oslo last Week. Thanks to all attendees. I’ll be back in Oslo for training in September. Next stop is Oslo (again) Norwegian Developer Conference (link) 6.-8. June 2012 My talks: Authentication & Authorization in … Continue reading

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Thinktecture.IdentityModel for .NET 4.5

As noted earlier, I started porting Thinktecture.IdentityModel to 4.5. The results will be maintained on Github: In the future, the Nuget packages will contain both the WIF and .NET 4.5 versions.

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If you can read this…

…you are on the right blog

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