On 2 December 2010 11:48, Ken Guest <k...@linux.ie> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 2, 2010 at 8:06 AM, AmirBehzad Eslami
>> Dear list,
>> We have dozen of applications, mostly written in PHP and Python.
>> They're distributed on different servers, but i'm trying to integrate them
>> Each application has its own users.
>> Is there a way to store all username/passwords into a single datasource
>> and give each user, her proper permissions?
>> Since i'm just a php-programmer, i *thought* of a MySQL database to
>> hold these data, and then use a SOAP-Server to handle the authentication
>> across those applications.
>> Once a user provides her username/password, a SOAP Request will be
>> made to a PHP-Driven Authentication Server, which handles the job to
>> check the permissions and user's identity.
>> It sounds slow, isn't it? Is there a better solution?
>> How do you make authentication across a network of applications?
> OAuth comes to mind...
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