mod_oauth

Module providing OAuth authentication support for the API Services of Zotonic.

This module hooks in the service_authorize callback to check requests handled by controller_api for OAuth authentication tokens.

Requests processed by this module are checked for the Authorization: OAuth request header and if it is found, it checks for a valid token and verifies the request signature. When this is all done, it looks which OAuth application (the consumer key) is being used and checks if the requested API service is in the list of allowed services for that particular application.

Defining OAuth applications

The module adds an admin menu for defining OAuth applications (consumers). For each consumer, you can specifiy which OAuth calls are permitted.

See also

controller_api

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