Working with FIDO and the WebAuthn API

Introduction This article continues from Introduction to FIDO. I’ll cover the WebAuthn API in more detail and share my experiences from working with the API. I’m also introducing an interactive WebAuthn API testing tool you can use to explore the … Read More

API-first

What do we mean when we say ‘Ubisecure is API-first’?

Ubisecure is API-first. If that statement leaves you none the wiser, read on to learn 3 key things – what are APIs, what are Ubisecure’s APIs and why do we have this business model? What are APIs? API stands for … Read More

Open ID Connect CIBA

Ubisecure ahead of the curve with Open ID Connect CIBA integration

OpenID recently announced that CIBA, which stands for ‘Client initiated Backchannel Authentication (Flow)’, has been approved by MODRNA for the Implementer’s Draft stage. Ubisecure has participated in the innovation work and specification of CIBA and is an early adopter of … Read More

Identity API

The rise of identity APIs in the API economy

In the last decade we’ve seen a sizeable shift in the role APIs play in modern web and mobile applications, giving rise to the term API economy. The pressures of getting applications to market quickly, C level digital transformation initiatives, … Read More

Web development

Using OpenID Connect for Single Page Applications

Ubisecure SSO and Single Page Applications In this article, I’ll show you how to enable JavaScript single page applications to use OpenID Connect 1.0 for authentication, and then how to access OAuth 2.0 protected APIs. We have made the single … Read More

API Security and CIAM

While browsing through LinkedIn, I came across this table in a post from Mark O’Neill, an analyst from Gartner. Looking at his very brief post promoting their $195 research note, I realised that at least one third of (their) view … Read More