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Authentication without JWTs

This feature is under development

To support SuperTokens auth with Hasura without using JWTs you would need to:

  • Set up a reverse proxy in your backend server that would relay requests from your frontend to Hasura
  • Your frontend would call an API on your backend, the API would then use verifySession and add userId and other claims to each request made to Hasura
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The advantage of using this mechanism is that no token is exposed to the frontend, which prevents XSS attacks