Facebook hack and OAuth User Authentication [2 min OAuth]

In this episode, I used the Facebook hack1 as the leeway to explain why using an access token to represent a user is a bad idea.

Footnotes

  1. Facebook Security Breach Exposes Accounts of 50 Million Users (New York Times) https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/28/technology/facebook-hack-data-breach.html