What is Keratin AuthN?
AuthN manages a database of user accounts with sign-in credentials and related attributes. Your application frontend relies on AuthN for creating accounts, logging in, forgotten passwords, and session maintenance.
Keratin AuthN is a tool in the User Management and Authentication category of a tech stack.
Keratin AuthN is an open source tool with 1K GitHub stars and 83 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Keratin AuthN's open source repository on GitHub
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