Category: Security

Managing Couchbase Users via Groups in 6.5

In large organizations, management of security across the enterprise becomes more and more challenging as the number of apps and users grow. Having a role based access control model enables you to fine control what users get access to. However,...

Autonomous Operator 1.2.0 Public Connectivity

In my previous article I discussed—from a high level—the new Public Connectivity feature in Autonomous Operator 1.2.0. This was intentionally an abstract overview in order to coax the user to learn about the joys of DDNS, TLS and layer 3...

Couchbase Autonomous Operator on GKE, Securing Couchbase Data Platform with TLS Certs

We are excited to announce release of Couchbase Autonomous Operator 1.2. This is landmark release marking several features requested by customers, mainly Automated Upgrade of Couchbase Clusters Integrated CouchbaseCluster Resource Validation via Adminission Controller Helm Support Public Connectivity for Couchbase...

/May 6, 2019

Spring Security and Dynamic Client Registration | OAuth Part 3

We already discussed how to configure an OAuth 2.0 authentication and how to build a custom token store. In the last article of this series, you will learn how to implement a custom dynamic client registration using spring-security-oauth2. I recommend you...

How to Create a Custom Token Store for Spring-Security-Oauth2 | OAuth Part 2

In the previous blog post, we discussed how to configure a simple OAuth2 authentication. However, our implementation has a major flaw in it: we are using an in-memory token store. In-Memory token stores should be used only during development or...

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How to Configure OAuth2 Authentication With Spring-Security-Oauth2

As you might have noticed in my previous blog posts, I am a big fan of Spring + Java and Spring + Kotlin. Consequently, whenever I need to implement an OAuth 2.0 authentication, spring-security-oauth2 lib is a natural choice. However,...

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Couchbase Server 5.5 Released

Announcing Couchbase Server 5.5 Couchbase Server 5.5 production release is now available! We are very excited to share more information about this substantial extension of the Couchbase Data Platform. This release introduces several new Enterprise Grade features relating to agility,...

/July 23, 2018

JWT Authentication with GraphQL, Node.js, and Couchbase NoSQL

A few months ago when I had first started learning about GraphQL, I had written a previous tutorial for using it with Couchbase and Node.js. The tutorial focused on the basics which included creating GraphQL objects and querying those objects...

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Couchbase Server 5.5 Beta – now available!

Announcing Couchbase Server 5.5 Beta This release is an extension of the Couchbase Data Platform but also introduces several new Enterprise Grade features – agility, performance, and manageability – all based on critical feedback from our customers. Included are many...

/April 16, 2018

Authentication With X.509 Certificates

Data security is an important aspect of every modern data platform. With micro-service based architectures becoming more of a common pattern across every high-scale app, existing password based authentication mechanisms for user authentication is hard to manage at scale, let...

/April 4, 2018