jwt-auth VS casbin

Compare jwt-auth vs casbin and see what are their differences.


This package provides json web token (jwt) middleware for goLang http servers (by adam-hanna)


An authorization library that supports access control models like ACL, RBAC, ABAC in Golang (by casbin)
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jwt-auth casbin
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216 11,974
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0.8 7.5
10 months ago 4 days ago
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MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


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What are some alternatives?

When comparing jwt-auth and casbin you can also consider the following projects:

OPA (Open Policy Agent) - An open source, general-purpose policy engine.

Ory Keto - Open Source (Go) implementation of "Zanzibar: Google's Consistent, Global Authorization System". Ships gRPC, REST APIs, newSQL, and an easy and granular permission language. Supports ACL, RBAC, and other access models.

gorbac - goRBAC provides a lightweight role-based access control (RBAC) implementation in Golang.

oauth2 - Go OAuth2

authelia - The Single Sign-On Multi-Factor portal for web apps

authboss - The boss of http auth.

jwt-go - ARCHIVE - Golang implementation of JSON Web Tokens (JWT). This project is now maintained at:

jwt - This is an implementation of JWT in golang!

zanzibar - A build system & configuration system to generate versioned API gateways.

webauthn - Go package for easy WebAuthn integration

casdoor - An Identity and Access Management (IAM) / Single-Sign-On (SSO) platform with web UI supporting OAuth 2.0, OIDC, SAML and CAS, QQ group: 645200447

RBAC - RBAC - Simple, concurrent Role Based Access Control(GO)