Single Sign On (SSO) using OAuth
miniOrange allows an enduser to login to our portal with approval of resource-owner or enduser using their Google, Facebook or Twitter accounts.

OAuth

OAuth (Open Authorization) is an open standard for token-based authentication and authorization.

OAuth allows an end user's account information to be used by third-party services, such as Facebook, without exposing the user's password. It acts as an intermediary on behalf of the end user, providing the service with an access token that authorizes specific account information to be shared.

Let us take an example to show you how to implement OAuth as a Consumer: