GAM Authentication Types

Official Content
This documentation is valid for:

Define different types of authentication for the application which has integrated security enabled (GeneXus Access Manager).

Authentication Types can be defined using GAM Web Backoffice, or just using the GAM API in any object. See Figure 1 where "Wok With Authentication Types" web panel is shown.

image_20186795929_1_png

Figure 1.

Available Authentication Types

GAM Local Authentication Type User credentials are stored in GAM database repository.
GAM Facebook Authentication Type Authentication is done using Facebook.
GAM External Authentication Type:

In case of External Web service, authentication is done through any SOAP web service which applies to some standards, and has to be declared in the Authentication Type configuration, specifying its location, and other usefull information to connect to it.

In case of Custom, the authentication is done using any external program, which has to apply to some standards in the input and output parameters.

GAM Twitter Authentication Type Authentication is done using Twitter.
GAM Google Authentication Type Authentication is done using Google.
GAM Remote Authentication Type Authentication is done using another GAM application. Only GeneXus Evolution 3.
GAM Oauth 2.0 Authentication Type Authentication is done using any Oauth 2.0 provider.

 

See Also

GAM Repository: Default Authentication Type property

 


 




Was this page helpful?
What Is This?
Your feedback about this content is important. Let us know what you think.