Episode 89: Building Secure Electron Apps with Aristeidis Bampakos
Aristeidis joins John and Ward to talk about his experience building and maintaining an electron app for mapping software. What does Electron give you? What are the benefits of Electron? What about security or authentication? What are the alternatives to Electron?
Recording date: 2020-05-07
John Papa @John_Papa
Ward Bell @WardBell
Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin
Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker
Aristeidis Bampakos @abampakos
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- 01:31 Guest introduction
- 04:59 What did Electron give you?
- 08:00 Sponsor: jsDefender
- 08:28 What are the benefits of Electron?
- 17:49 What is the interface between HTTP requests and electron apps?
- 21:38 What about security or authentication?
- 30:46 Sponsor: Ag Grid
- 31:52 Are there other security concerns when using Electron?
- 34:52 What are the alternatives to Electron?
- 39:14 Who owns Electron and what's the future?
- 42:22 Final thoughts