Monday, 29 May 2017

Easily secure your Spring Boot applications with Keycloak

What is Keycloak?

Although security is a crucial aspect of any application, its implementation can be difficult. Worse, it is often neglected, poorly implemented and intrusive in the code. But lately, security servers have appeared which allow for outsourcing and delegating all the authentication and authorization aspects. Of these servers, one of the most promising is Keycloak, open-source, flexible, and agnostic of any technology, it is easily deployable/adaptable in its own infrastructure. Moreover, Keycloak is more than just an authentication server, it also provides a complete Identity Management system, user federation for third parties like LDAP and a lot more ... Check it out on here. The project can also be found on Github

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Criticial vulnerability fixed in Keycloak Node.js adapters

A criticial vulnerability was discovered in Keycloak Node.js adapters. We highly recommend everyone upgrades to version 3.1.0 of the adapter immediately. This adapter will work with Keycloak 2 and upwards.

For more details see CVE-2017-7474.

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Keycloak 3.1.0.Final Released

Keycloak 3.1.0.Final has just been released.

To download the release go to the Keycloak homepage.

The full list of resolved issues is available in JIRA.


Before you upgrade remember to backup your database and check the migration guide.