jwt VS paseto

Compare jwt vs paseto and see what are their differences.


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


Platform-Agnostic Security Tokens implementation in GO (Golang) (by o1egl)
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jwt paseto
5 2
2,487 595
13.1% -
7.2 0.0
16 days ago 8 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 paseto. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-15.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing jwt and paseto you can also consider the following projects:

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

go-guardian - Go-Guardian is a golang library that provides a simple, clean, and idiomatic way to create powerful modern API and web authentication.

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

sjwt - Simple JWT Golang

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

jeff - 🍍Jeff provides the simplest way to manage web sessions in Go.

sessionup - Straightforward HTTP session management

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

scs - HTTP Session Management for Go

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.