Twitter token authentication strategy for Passport.
This module lets you authenticate using Twitter in your Node.js applications. By plugging into Passport, Twitter authentication can be easily and unobtrusively integrated into any application or framework that supports Connect-style middleware, including Express.
$ npm install passport-twitter-token
The Twitter authentication strategy authenticates users using a Twitter account
and OAuth tokens. The strategy requires a
verify callback, which receives the
access token and corresponding secret as arguments, as well as
contains the authenticated user's Twitter profile. The
verify callback must
done providing a user to complete authentication.
In order to identify your application to Twitter, specify the consumer key,
consumer secret, and callback URL within
options. The consumer key and secret
are obtained by creating an application at
Twitter's developer site.
passportuseconsumerKey: TWITTER_CONSUMER_KEYconsumerSecret: TWITTER_CONSUMER_SECRETUserfindOrCreate twitterId: profileidreturn doneerr user;;;
passport.authenticate(), specifying the
'twitter-token' strategy, to
For example, as route middleware in an Express application:
apppost'/auth/twitter/token'passportauthenticate'twitter-token'// do something with req.userressendrequser? 200 : 401;;
To remove the need to embed the consumer secret in your client application, you can setup a route to perform step 1 on the server-side.
var request = require'request';apppost'/auth/twitter/reverse'var self = this;requestposturl: ''oauth:consumer_key: appset'twitter client key'consumer_secret: appset'twitter client secret'form: x_auth_mode: 'reverse_auth'if errreturn ressend500 message: emessage ;if bodyindexOf'OAuth' !== 0return ressend500 message: 'Malformed response from Twitter' ;ressend x_reverse_auth_parameters: body ;;;
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Copyright (c) 2012 Nicholas Penree
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