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MongoDB - adding a read/write user to a database

The commands are different in different versions of MongoDB for authenticating a user against a database.

Let us say we have to authenticate user joe… 56 more words


C-SPAN Moving To Authenticated TV Streaming

C-SPAN is launching a beta test of its migration of live online feeds of its TV channels — C-SPANs 1, 2 and 3 — to an authentication model starting today (July 28), employing the TV Everywhere model of the multichannel video programming distributors that support the public-affairs programmer. 73 more words


Routing Information Protocol – RIP


The Routing Information Protocol, or RIP, as it is more commonly called, is the earliest and one of the most enduring of all routing protocols. 3,228 more words


Security threat - Insecure direct object references

A direct object reference occurs when a developer exposes a reference to an internal implementation object, such as a file, directory, or database key. Without an access control check or other protection, attackers can manipulate these references to access unauthorized data. 280 more words


Google Authentication in Ruby On Rails

Google App Setup

First, sign into the Google APIs console at https://code.Google.com/apis/console/. If this is your first time visiting the APIs console, Google will prompt you to create a new project. 820 more words


Facebook Authentication in Ruby on Rails

Facebook App Setup

The first thing we need to do is set up a Facebook application. Simple visithttp://developers.facebook.com/apps. You may need to set up a developer account if you don’t already have one. 766 more words


Authentication with Devise

1.Add devise gem

Open up your Gemfile and add this line

gem 'devise'

and run

bundle install

to install the gem. Also remember to restart the Rails server… 369 more words