SPH17 Application Identity: Getting Your Application the Permission it Needs


3:00pm - 4:15pm

Level: Advanced

Paul Schaeflein

Microsoft MVP - Office Development

Enterprise Architect

DMI (Digital Management, LLC)

Every operation attempted within SharePoint is subject to the security settings and policies that apply to the objects and principals involved. This session will review how to ensure your program can do what it needs and still keep the farm safe from unauthorized use. Topics covered include the new SharePoint 2013 OAuth model as well as full-trust solutions using the server API.

You will learn:

  • Concepts of impersonation and elevation of privilege
  • SharePoint 2013 application security model
  • OAuth and High-Trust apps