Integrate CodeB into Auth0 as Social Connection

In our article “Integrate CodeB into Auth0 as Enterprise Connection” we explained how to integrate the distributed identities of CodeB into Auth0. But not every Auth0 subscription allows to create enterprise connections. To integrate CodeB via plain OAuth2 (Social Connection) is very easy. Go to Authentication -> Social Press button “Create Connection” Use “https://portal.codeb.io/” as … Read more

CodeB OpenID Connect Client Sample

Most popular web based applications such as NextCloud, WordPress, etc. are supported by many OpenID Connect Clients available but it looks complete different for less popular or in-house applications. For demonstration purpose we have created a plain vanilla JavaScript Library so that OpenID Connect Connectivity can be implemented with just one include directive referencing our … Read more

Use CodeB SSI as OpenID Connect Identity Provider for WordPress

The Self-Sovereign Identity System of CodeB does not only support W3C DID’s but comes also with an inbuilt OpenID Connect (OIDC) Identity Provider. OpenID Connect meets distributed Self-Sovereign Identities. Integration of the Identity Provider into existing systems is extremely easy. In this article we use WordPress as an example. Install WordPress Plugin: “OpenID Connect generic … Read more

OpenID Connect meets distributed Self-Sovereign Identities

Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI) emerged with the rise of blockchain technology. This paradigm focuses on user-centricity and strives to place the user in full control of the digital identity. It is a concept in the digital movement that only the user should own their identity data fully without intervention from outside administration. By using a Self-Sovereign … Read more

Bearer Token Generation

A Bearer Token (RFC 6750) is a cryptic string, usually generated by the server in response to a login request. It contains a subject claim (sub) which references an authorized entity (i.e., the User, Application or Organization). The authorized entity uses a signed bearer authorization token to access one or more resources for which the … Read more