Don't Use OAuth for your API

UPDATE some fine folks have pointed out on Hacker News that I’m mistaken on my points. My sincerest apologies; I am not a security expert and was drawing from my own experiences as an app developer instead of well-researched facts. Thanks to the commenters (the polite ones, anyway) who pointed out my factual inaccuracies. As a reward, here is a picture of my cat:


Posted on August 21, 2012