What does RESTful Authentication mean and how does it work? I can't find a good overview on Google. My only understanding is that you pass the session key (remeberal) in the URL, but this could be h...
Is using sessions in a RESTful API really violating RESTfulness? I have seen many opinions going either direction, but I'm not convinced that sessions are RESTless. From my point of view: authentica...
I've been reading up on REST and there are a lot of questions on SO about it, as well as on a lot of other sites and blogs. Though I've never seen this specific question asked...for some reason, I ca...
I have to implement secure RESTful web services. I already did some research using Google but I'm stuck. Options: TLS (HTTPS) + HTTP Basic (pc1oad1etter) HTTP Digest two-legged OAuth a Cookie-bas...
I'm building a RESTful API with Django and django-rest-framework. As authentication mechanism we have chosen "Token Authentication" and I have already implemented it following Django-REST-Framework's...
My company is reworking its API and wants to make everything RIGHT for this time ;) Thats the setup... We are delivering data to clients over the internet. Clients are mobile handsets like iPhone, ...
I am beginning to believe I am a grossly incompetent programmer. After a lot of reading, I still cannot figure out how to cleanly implement an authentication mechanism for a RESTful WCF Service. I ha...
I'm working on building a RESTful API for one of the applications I maintain. We're currently looking to build various things into it that require more controlled access and security. While researchin...
I am building a web application with a services layer. The services layer is going to be built using a RESTful design. The thinking is that some time in the future we may build other applications (i...