Microsoft's Office 365 APIs can be integrated into 3rd party applications. In order to do so, the app must use Azure AD authorization to confirm accounts. This page describes how to add Microsoft Azure Active Directory common consent to an application written in ASP.NET app.
Authentication vulnerabilities are at the center of security issues faced by two of the web's biggest companies this week. A German security firm showed that Google's Android platform sends some authentication tokens as plain text. Similarly, Facebook is requiring many developers to update their apps to fix a problem with "leaking auth tokens" due to iframe authentication.
Veronis launches DatAnywhere API to make files securely searchable within a business. The Federal Social Media Registry API verifies government accounts, now used by Facebook. Plus: Cloud APIs and Programmatic Interfaces, and Adobe releases a Gamepad API.