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Aaron Parecki

Security Architect Group Manager

Aaron Parecki is a Security Architect Group Manager at Okta, an editor of several W3C and IETF specifications, co-founder of IndieWebCamp, and maintains oauth.net. Aaron has spoken at conferences around the world about OAuth, data ownership, and quantified self, and Aaron’s work has been featured in Wired, Fast Company and more.

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OAuth: When Things Go Wrong

Picture this: you sign up for a new app, and it asks if any of your friends are using it. In order to find out, the app asks for your email address...and your password. While it seems ludicrous now, this was once considered a normal user flow. But many apps...