The official Stormpath Node.js SDK by Stormpath calls the Stormpath REST API which provides developers with a user management infrastructure. Features include authentication, schema-less user data and social media login with Facebook and Google OAuth.
This is the conclusion of ProgrammableWeb’s series on Understanding the Realities of API Security based on testimony by ProgrammableWeb’s editor-in-chief David Berlind to the ONC’s API Security and Privacy Task Force. This part is a condensed version of Berlind's five minute oral presentation.
A few months after Facebook announced a new app review process in the wake of numerous Facebook app-related scandals, Facebook is about to make the process automatically enforced. To date, developers have had the option to enroll for review, or avoid the process. That is changing soon.
All companies have an obligation to protect user data as best as they can in accordance with their respective terms of services. When data is compromised, those companies should react quickly to fix it. Panera Bread offers a case study in the wrong way to respond to a vulnerability.