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Authentication Vs Authorization

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Authentication

Authorization

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Authentication is a process in which the user’s credentials are used to verify the user’s identity. In short, this is the process of determining the identity of the request entity.

Authorization is a process in which the authenticated user is allowed (authorized) access to resources

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Validation “ On Login”

Validation “After Login”

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  1. shiva kumar
    November 5, 2008 at 4:24 am

    Its very good, in the sense precise way to find difference between Authentication and Authorization

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