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JWTs, a supplement to BasicAuth

How to use JWTs with BasicAuth.

Tobias Wink

5-Minute Read

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Most REST APIs support BasicAuth when they require authentication and manage user data themselves. When choosing the function to protect stored passwords, it is important to find the right balance between user convenience and attacker protection. On the one hand, you want to keep adversaries at bay for as long as possible, but on the other hand, you also want to give users the shortest possible response times. All adaptive password hashing methods recommended by OWASP therefore offer the option…

Nexus as a binary repository for APKs

Brief tutorial, to show how to use Nexus OSS as a binary repository for APKs

Tobias Wink

3-Minute Read

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If you use Nexus OSS to store your finished binary artifacts, you will of course want to do the same for your APKs. Since I’m currently working on an Android app professionally, I’ve now had the chance to gain my experience with it. Because I don’t want to make the same pitfalls again next time, I will explain it here step by step.

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