[keycloak-user] Stateless REST webservice registration
sthorger at redhat.com
Fri Nov 4 01:20:55 EDT 2016
You don't always need to register a client for a REST services, but it
needs to be registered if:
* You invoke token introspection endpoint
* You use authorization services
* You want to retrieve config for the adapter from Keycloak
* You want to assign client level roles to the service
But, if all you want is to verify the token you can skip registering in
On 1 November 2016 at 09:57, Robert . <robert.discussions at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to expand my knowledge about Keycloak and OpenID Connect.
> Is it necessary for a stateless REST webservice to be registered as a
> client in Keycloak?
> The token send to the REST service is signed, so the REST service could
> verify the authenticity and validity of the token if it has the public key
> of the keycloak server.
> Why would there be any need for direct communication between the REST
> service and Keycloak?
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