Authentication and authorization are essential aspects of an ASP.NET Core application. In this course, Authentication and Authorization in ASP.NET Core, you will gain the ability to apply these concepts using the current recommended guidelines. First, you will learn how authentication works at ASP.NET Core's core. Next, you will discover how to authenticate using the Identity framework and how to do it with an OpenIdConnect Identity Provider. Finally, you will explore how to properly do authorization in all your applications. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of applying authentication and authorization needed to secure your ASP.NET apps.
Course Overview Hello. My name is Roland Guijt, and welcome to my course, Authentication and Authorization in ASP.NET Core. I'm a Microsoft MVP, an independent consultant, and trainer based in The Netherlands. The objective of this course is to give you a thorough understanding of the modern authentication and authorization aspects of an application architecture, while at the same time giving you the ability to implement these aspects in your ASP.NET Core application. Some of the major topics we will cover include authentication with and without the Identity Framework, utilizing centralized authentication using an identity provider, and applying authorization with policies. By the end of this course, you will understand the internals of ASP.NET Core authentication and authorization, plus you will be able to implement both. You will even have the skills to build your own identity provider. Before beginning the course, you should have at least getting started‑level knowledge of ASP.NET Core. Get ready to secure your application in the right way with my course, Authentication and Authorization in ASP.NET Core, at Pluralsight.