Simple Web Token (SWT) as OAuth 2.0 Bearer Token for ASP.NET Web API

So, you have made the decision to use SWT token as bearer token to access OAuth 2.0 protected ASP.NET Web API. If you are not that specific about SWT and any access token is okay, head out to DotNetOpenAuth. To the best of my knowledge and belief, DNOA does not support SWT tokens but if that is no concern, DNOA is the best path to take – no point in reinventing the wheel. If you are keen on using SWT as bearer token through OAuth 2.0, do stick around. Continue reading