May 22, 2024, 7:14 a.m. | Tarun Nagar

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As mobile applications continue to proliferate, ensuring secure authentication and authorization mechanisms is paramount. JSON Web Tokens (JWT) have emerged as a popular solution for managing authentication and authorization in web and mobile applications due to their simplicity, flexibility, and security.


In this article, we'll explore how JWT can be used to implement secure authentication and authorization in mobile apps, along with a practical example.





Understanding JSON Web Tokens (JWT)


JSON Web Tokens are compact, URL-safe tokens that represent claims …

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