With new tools like Angular.js and Node.js, it is easier than ever to build User Interfaces and Single-Page Applications (SPAs) backed by APIs.
But how to do it securely? Web browsers are woefully insecure, and hand-rolled APIs are risky.
In this presentation, Robert Damphousse, lead front-end developer at Stormpath, covers web browser security issues, technical best practices and how you can mitigate potential risks. Enjoy!
1. Security Concerns for Modern Web Apps
2. Cookies, The Right Way
3. Session ID Problems
4. Token Authentication to the rescue!
5. Angular Examples