Auth0 vs sso: What are the differences?
Developers describe Auth0 as "Token-based Single Sign On for your Apps and APIs with social, databases and enterprise identities". A set of unified APIs and tools that instantly enables Single Sign On and user management to all your applications. On the other hand, sso is detailed as "Buzzfeed's single-sign-on authentication proxy". The authentication and authorization system BuzzFeed developed to provide a secure, single sign-on experience for access to the many internal web apps used by our employees.
Auth0 and sso can be categorized as "User Management and Authentication" tools.
sso is an open source tool with 2.11K GitHub stars and 109 GitHub forks. Here's a link to sso's open source repository on GitHub.
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Auth0 seems like the most viable way to have full-fledged user management in AWS without too much hassle. Aside of being paid, it offers many advantages, such as social network logins or handy administration interface.
Authentication as a service. Instead of rolling our own user authentication flow for yet another time, it's better to leave the security concern to a service specialized in this field.