jwt VS go-guardian

Compare jwt vs go-guardian and see what are their differences.


Community maintained clone of https://github.com/dgrijalva/jwt-go (by golang-jwt)


Go-Guardian is a golang library that provides a simple, clean, and idiomatic way to create powerful modern API and web authentication. (by shaj13)
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jwt go-guardian
5 1
2,487 366
13.1% -
7.2 3.3
21 days ago 3 months ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of jwt. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-04-18.


Posts with mentions or reviews of go-guardian. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-05-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing jwt and go-guardian you can also consider the following projects:

paseto - Platform-Agnostic Security Tokens implementation in GO (Golang)

scs - HTTP Session Management for Go

gotrue - A JWT based API for managing users and issuing JWT tokens

signedvalue - Compatibility layer for tornado's signed values (and secure cookies consequently)

another-ldap - Another LDAP is a form-based authentication for Active Directory / LDAP server. Provides Authentication and Authorization for your applications running in Kubernetes.

scope - Easily Manage OAuth2 Scopes In Go

jwt - Safe, simple and fast JSON Web Tokens for Go

branca - :key: Secure alternative to JWT. Authenticated Encrypted API Tokens for Go.

golang-gin-realworld-example-app - Exemplary real world application built with Golang + Gin

securecookie - Fast, secure and efficient secure cookie encoder/decoder

sessiongate-go - A driver for the SessionGate Redis module - easy session management using the Go language.