In this course, you'll learn how to leverage user authentication to secure an application and protect your users' data. You'll update an existing ASP.NET MVC application to use Microsoft's ASP.NET Identity system to implement cookie-based authentication.
What you'll learn
Support user registration and sign-in/sign-out
Use authentication to restrict access to parts of an application
Use SSL to secure communication between the client and server
Before joining the Treehouse team, James worked as a consultant for over 10 years doing web development using .NET and variety of open source technologies. James enjoys participating in the developer community, presenting at and attending meetups, code camps, and conferences. When not working, James enjoys learning, skiing, playing music, and watching movies. Find him on Twitter @SmashDev.
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