Open Source Identity and Access Management for modern Applications and Services.
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Keycloak alternatives and similar libraries
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8.8 9.7 L5 Keycloak VS CryptomatorMulti-platform transparent client-side encryption of your files in the cloud
7.5 9.8 L4 Keycloak VS pac4jSecurity engine for Java (authentication, authorization, multi frameworks): OAuth, CAS, SAML, OpenID Connect, LDAP, JWT...
7.0 6.1 Keycloak VS jCasbinAn authorization library that supports access control models like ACL, RBAC, ABAC in Java
6.2 6.4 L3 Keycloak VS Themis by Cossack LabsEasy to use cryptographic framework for data protection: secure messaging with forward secrecy and secure data storage. Has unified APIs across 14 platforms.
3.0 0.0 L1 Keycloak VS OACC FrameworkOACC (Object ACcess Control) is an advanced Java Application Security Framework
2.2 0.0 Keycloak VS Nimbus JOSE+JWTJSON Web Token (JWT) implementation for Java with support for signatures (JWS), encryption (JWE) and web keys (JWK).
Secures, stores, and tightly controls access to tokens, passwords, certificates, API keys, and other secrets. It handles leasing, key revocation, key rolling, and auditing. Through a unified API, users can access an encrypted Key/Value store and network encryption-as-a-service, or generate AWS IAM/STS credentials, SQL/NoSQL databases, X.509 certificates, SSH credentials, and more.
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They vary from L1 to L5 with "L5" being the highest.
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Help and Documentation
Reporting Security Vulnerabilities
If you've found a security vulnerability, please look at the instructions on how to properly report it
Reporting an issue
If you believe you have discovered a defect in Keycloak, please open an issue. Please remember to provide a good summary, description as well as steps to reproduce the issue.
To run Keycloak, download the distribution from our website. Unzip and run:
Alternatively, you can use the Docker image by running:
docker run quay.io/keycloak/keycloak start-dev
For more details refer to the Keycloak Documentation.
Building from Source
To build from source, refer to the [building and working with the code base](docs/building.md) guide.
To run tests, refer to the [running tests](docs/tests.md) guide.
To write tests, refer to the [writing tests](docs/tests-development.md) guide.
Before contributing to Keycloak, please read our [contributing guidelines](CONTRIBUTING.md).
Other Keycloak Projects
- Keycloak - Keycloak Server and Java adapters
- Keycloak Documentation - Documentation for Keycloak
- Keycloak QuickStarts - QuickStarts for getting started with Keycloak
- Keycloak Node.js Connect - Node.js adapter for Keycloak
- Keycloak Node.js Admin Client - Node.js library for Keycloak Admin REST API
*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Keycloak README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.