Ticket #558 (new task)

Opened 7 years ago

User authentication framework

Reported by: DarTar Owned by: unassigned
Priority: normal Milestone: blue-sky
Component: authentication Version: 1.1.6.3
Severity: normal Keywords: login identity authentication plugins
Cc: JavaWoman

Description

Design a framework to allow different authentication methods for Wikka and provide hooks to build new (custom) authentication plugins. (This should be a task-coordination ticket).

Candidate authentication methods

  • OpenID - #546
  • ActiveDirectory
  • PAM
  • LDAP
  • CAS
  • NIS
  • Kerberos
  • Connectors for popular forum/blog/cms engines (e.g. WordPress)
  • ...

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