Authorization Code Grant
The authorization code flow delivers a few benefits over the other grant types. When the individual authorizes the application form, they have been redirected back once again to the application form having a temporary code in the URL. The applying exchanges that code for the access token. If the request is made by the application for the access token, that demand is authenticated using the customer key, which decreases the risk of an attacker intercepting the authorization code and deploying it on their own. This also means the access token is not visible to the user, so it’s the most way that is secure pass the token back again to the application form, reducing the token leaking to someone else.
The first rung on the ladder associated with web flow would be to request authorization through the user. That is attained by creating an authorization demand link for an individual to select.
The authorization URL is generally in a format such as
The URL that is exact endpoint be specified by the solution to that you simply are connecting, nevertheless the parameter names can be similar.
Note before it will be accepted that you will most likely first need to register your redirect URL at the service. And also this means you canвЂ™t change your redirect URL per demand. Rather, you can make use of the continuing state parameter to customize the demand. See below for more information.