The Ingress controller is an ideal location for centralized authentication and authorization in Kubernetes. We show how to implement single sign-on with NGINX Ingress Controller as the relaying party and Okta as the identity provider in the OIDC Authorization Code Flow.
Validating OAuth 2.0 Access Tokens with NGINX and NGINX Plus
NGINX and NGINX Plus can act as an OAuth 2.0 Relying Party, sending access tokens to the Idenity Provider for validation and only proxying requests that pass the validation process.
Authenticating Users to Existing Applications with OpenID Connect and NGINX Plus
NGINX Plus R10 adds support for the JSON Web Token (JWT) standard. Learn how to use JWTs and OpenID Connect to control access to your applications.
Introducing the OAuth Technology Preview in NGINX Plus R8
The OAuth Technology Preview introduced in NGINX Plus Release 8 has been replaced in Release 10 by support for the JSON Web Token (JWT) standard.