News Feed
Jobs Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

PHPMaster.com:
Creating a PHP OAuth Server
January 01, 2013 @ 11:56:46

On PHPMaster.com today there's a new tutorial posted about creating your own OAuth server in PHP using the oauth-php package to do the "heavy lifting".

If you've ever integrated with another API that requires security (such as Twitter), you've probably consumed an OAuth service. In this article, I'll explore what it takes to create your own three-legged OAuth server allowing you, for example, to create your own secure API which you can release publicly.

They include a visual representation of the OAuth authentication flow (it's not the simplest thing) and the database structure/sample code you'll need to get the server up and listening. Also included is a registration form and how to generate a request token and give back an access token. There's also some sample code showing how to validate the request and it's access token to check for a correct (and allowed) request.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
tutorial oauth server oauthphp flow authentication access validate


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

CSS Tricks: Create a Slick iPhone/Mobile Interface from any RSS Feed

Daniel Krook\'s Blog: Public draft - Developing PHP Applications for IBM Data Servers

Matt Curry's Blog: Connecting CakePHP Plugins

Sameer Borate's Blog: Web scraping tutorial

Lars Strojny's Blog: Dependency Injection Container Refactorings, Part One


Community Events











Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


code series unittest symfony2 hack language opinion introduction podcast application hhvm facebook release install dependency framework composer component package security

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework