What's new in Authentication

  1. External Authentication in Web API 2

    By Robert McMurray|

    Shows how to use external authentication services, including Microsoft Accounts, Twitter, Facebook, and Google, to authenticate a web API.

  2. Securing a Web API with Windows Azure AD and Katana

    In this blog post, Vittorio Bertocci shows how you can use Katana to secure access to Web API via Windows Azure Active Directory.

  3. Developing ASP.NET Apps with Windows Azure Active Directory

    By Rick Anderson|

    Microsoft ASP.NET tools for Windows Azure Active Directory makes it simple to enable authentication for web applications hosted on Windows Azure Web Sites . You can use Windows Azure Authentication...

  4. Individual Accounts in ASP.NET Web API

    With Visual Studio 2013, Web API now supports individual accounts, using OAuth2 bearer tokens for authorization.