Navigating user permissions with Cerbos.

Image Source (Actitime)

Understanding Authorizations and Authentications and why you should care

Sign Language Permission GIF By ISL Connect
https://cerbos.dev

How Cerbos Works

Installing and using the Cerbos API

docker run --rm --name cerbos -p 3592:3592 ghcr.io/cerbos/cerbos:0.17.0
Screenshot from running Cerbos with a container
mkdir -p cerbos-quickstart/policies
policies
cat > cerbos-quickstart/conf.yaml <<EOF
server:
httpListenAddr: “:3592”
storage:
driver: “disk”
disk:
directory: /quickstart/policies
watchForChanges: true
EOF
docker run — rm — name cerbos -d -v $(pwd)/cerbos-quickstart:/quickstart -p 3592:3592 ghcr.io/cerbos/cerbos:0.17.0 server — config=/quickstart/conf.yaml
docker run --rm --name cerbos -p 3592:3592 -p 3593:3593 ghcr.io/cerbos/cerbos:0.17.0
Screenshot of the Cerbos API docs on localhost

Demo Implementation

Cerbos PDP Instance: https://demo-pdp.cerbos.cloud
npm i @cerbos/sdk
// or
yarn add @cerbos/sdk

Conclusion:

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