Classification:

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Pricing Model:

Free

Works with:

Elastic Path Commerce

Version 8.2

OpenID Connect

OpenID Connect is a simple identity layer on top of the OAuth 2.0 protocol. It allows Clients to verify the identity of the End-User based on the authentication performed by an Authorization Server, as well as to obtain basic profile information about the End-User in an interoperable and REST-like manner.

OpenID Connect allows clients of all types, including Web-based, mobile, and JavaScript clients, to request and receive information about authenticated sessions and end-users.

Benefits

OpenID is the fast, easy and secure way to sign in to websites. Here are just a few benefits to using OpenID.

  • Accelerate Sign Up Process at Your Favorite Websites
  • Reduce Frustration Associated with Maintaining Multiple Usernames and Passwords
  • Gain Greater Control Over Your Online Identity
  • Minimize Password Security Risks