In this video, learn about how JWT web tokens work, and how you are able to secure your APIs with them.
Let's look at each of those parts in more detail.…The purpose of the header is to give…some basic metadata about the token,…like the hashing algorithm…that was used to create the signature.…Like all the parts of a JSON web token,…it is Base64 encoded to reduce its size.…The payload is perhaps the most important part…because that's the actual body of the token,…containing all of the information…that you've put into the token.…Like when it expires,…the username for the user that it represents,…and any other facts, or claims as they're called,…
AuthorJonathan "J." Tower
- Convention-based routing
- Binding your code to an HTTP request
- Validating models
- Using attributes to route requests
- Customizing attribute routes
- Data serialization and model binding
- Error handling
- Using exception filters and exception loggers
- API documentation and testing
- Securing your API
Skill Level Beginner
1. Controllers and Actions
3. Data Serialization and Model Binding
4. Error Handling
5. API Documentation and Testing
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