Hooking up ASP.NET Core 1.0 RC1 web api with Auth0 bearer tokens

Hans Arne Vartdal

Even though you don't see security and bleeding edge release candidates in the same sentence every day, you need to secure your API's. I have been using Auth0 as my identity provider for a recent project, and they have AMAZING documentation that include everything you need, including complete code examples…

Configuring the secure token signature algorithm in Thinktecture IdentityServerV2 core

Hans Arne Vartdal

Recently I implemented a POC of a custom STS using the thinktecture IdentityServerV2 core. For quick testing purposes i set up a relying party with a symmetric signing key, and got this working. Then i wanted to change this to sign with a certificate... During intital testing i simply added…