Securing ASP.NET Core 3 with OAuth2 and OpenID Connect

When you're building an ASP.NET Core 3 MVC web app or API, you'll want to secure it sooner than later. In this course, you'll learn how to utilize OAuth2 and OpenID Connect, today's widely-used standards, to help you achieve your goals efficiently.
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Rating
(35)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Feb 20, 2020
Duration
4h 19m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Getting Started with ASP.NET Core Security
Implementing Authentication with OpenID Connect
Securing Your User Authentication Processes
Working with Claims in Your Web Application
Understanding Authorization with OAuth2 and OpenID Connect
Securing Your API
Authorization Policies and Access Control
Dealing with Token Expiration and Reference Tokens
Getting Ready for Production
Description
Course info
Rating
(35)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Feb 20, 2020
Duration
4h 19m
Description

Knowing how to secure applications is important, but knowing why we make certain decisions is, arguably, even more important. In this course, Securing ASP.NET Core 3 with OAuth2 and OpenID Connect, you'll learn the ins and outs of OAuth2 and OpenID Connect (OIDC), being today's widely-used standards.

First, you'll explore what these standards entail, and how you can integrate their implementations in ASP.NET Core with IdentityServer4.

Next, you'll discover how to secure both a web app and an API.

Finally, you'll learn how to use authorization policies, deal with expired access, and what to think about before going to production.

By the end of this course, you'll have the necessary knowledge to efficiently secure your ASP.NET Core 3 applications.

About the author
About the author

Kevin Dockx is a freelance solution architect (mobile/web), author & consultant, living in Antwerp (Belgium).

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone, my name is Kevin. Welcome to my course, Securing ASP.NET Core 3 with OAuth 2 and OpenID Connect. I'm a Microsoft MVP and a freelance solutions architect, currently focused on security and building APIs. In this course, we're going to learn how to secure an ASP.NET Core 3 web application and API using modern day standards like OAuth 2 and OpenID Connect. Some of the major topics that we will cover include the OAuth 2 and OpenID Connect standards used with IdentityServer4, securing your web application and API with tokens, working with claims, authorization policies, and access control, dealing with token expiration and revocation, and what to think about before going to production. By the end of this course, you'll know all about how to secure your ASP.NET Core web app and API with OAuth 2 and OpenID Connect. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with ASP.NET Core and C#. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn how to secure your ASP.NET Core 3 applications with the Securing ASP.NET Core 3 with OAuth 2 and OpenID Connect course, at Pluralsight.