play-silhouette VS akka-http-session

Compare play-silhouette vs akka-http-session and see what are their differences.


Silhouette is an authentication library for Play Framework applications that supports several authentication methods, including OAuth1, OAuth2, OpenID, CAS, 2FA, TOTP, Credentials, Basic Authentication or custom authentication schemes. (by mohiva)


Web & mobile client-side akka-http sessions, with optional JWT support (by softwaremill)
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play-silhouette akka-http-session
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828 437
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2.2 4.6
8 months ago 4 months ago
Scala Scala
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of akka-http-session. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-21.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing play-silhouette and akka-http-session you can also consider the following projects:

play-pac4j - Security library for Play framework 2 in Java and Scala: OAuth, CAS, SAML, OpenID Connect, LDAP, JWT...

play2-auth - Play2.x Authentication and Authorization module

scala-oauth2-provider - OAuth 2.0 server-side implementation written in Scala

SecureSocial - A module that provides OAuth, OAuth2 and OpenID authentication for Play Framework applications

AWS Request Signer - Scala library to sign HTTP requests to AWS services.

Play Google Auth Module * 12 ⧗ 4 - Simple play module for authenticating against Google

OAuth2-mock-play - An implementation of an OAuth2 server designed for mocking/testing