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Casbin

An authorization library that supports access control models like ACL, RBAC, ABAC in Golang
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What is Casbin?

In Casbin, an access control model is abstracted into a CONF file based on the PERM metamodel (Policy, Effect, Request, Matchers). So switching or upgrading the authorization mechanism for a project is just as simple as modifying a configuration. You can customize your own access control model by combining the available models.
Casbin is a tool in the User Management and Authentication category of a tech stack.
Casbin is an open source tool with 12.2K GitHub stars and 1.3K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Casbin's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Casbin?

Companies
3 companies reportedly use Casbin in their tech stacks, including Application, Paradromix, and DevOps.

Developers
8 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Casbin.

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Keycloak
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OAuth2
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