Client Credentials Grant Type

This lesson discusses the Client Credentials grant type.

This grant type is used for machine to machine authorization. There is no user involved in this flow. Suppose we have an application that follows the microservices architecture. The application is divided into small parts and each part is deployed on a separate server.

If one internal server needs to access some data from the other server, then they can use the client credentials grant type.

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