Protecting NodeJS backend applications using OAuth

July 16, 2020 9:30 am CET

In this session, you’ll learn how to build a simple Node.js backend application using the Express framework to expose an API.

You’ll see how to use Passport.js with IBM App ID to protect your API.
Additionally you will learn how to authenticate users within an iOS application and to consume your protected backend API.

If you want to code along, make sure you have Node.js installed locally with a Node.js package manager, such as npm.

You will also need an IBM Cloud account. You can signup for a free Lite account at :

  • IBM Developer Staff