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If you are securing a REST API with JWTs, chances are you either 1. use an authorization server or 2. have read countless variations on how a REST API can mint its own JWTs. Is this a good idea? If so, how should you go about doing it? In this talk, we’ll start with an unsecured REST API and review the trade-offs of having it use self-signed JWTs. By the end, you’ll have a better idea whether this is an option for you.
Tiffany is a senior developer advocate at VMware and is focused on Kubernetes. She previously worked as a software developer and developer advocate (nerd whisperer) for containers at Amazon. She also formerly worked at Docker and Intel. Prior to that, she graduated from Georgia Tech with a degree in electrical engineering. In her free time she really likes to travel and dabble in photography. You can find her on Twitter @tiffanyfayj.