Passport-based User Authentication system for Sails.js applications.
$ npm install @inspire-platform/sails-hook-auth --save
This will install
@inspire-platform/sails-hook-auth as a Sails Hook.
By default, the
basic strategies are enabled. See
for examples of how to add and configure additional authentication strategies.
bcrypt:/*** Specifiy number of salt rounds to perform on password. Values >10 are* slow.*/rounds: 8
Create users as you normally would (
/user). Authenticate using the endpoint of the provider you've chosen.
Authenticate with the local strategy via a
/auth/local with params
identifier (email) and
password). This will also create a session. See passport.local for more.
Custom User Lookup
If you have additional Model(s) which contain User data by which you want to lookup local strategy users, you can override the
Make sure you execute the callback!
return cb(err, user);
HTTP Basic and Digest
Additional Passport Strategies
User for this authenticated session.
For comprehensive user account control with role-based permissioning, object ownership, and row-level security, see sails-permissions, which uses this project as a dependency.