Blog Posts by Richard Chetwynd

About the Author

Rich Chetwynd founded Litmos, the market-leading learning technology company, as well as ThisData, a data security company leading the way in Account Takeover (ATO) attack detection. After ThisData was acquired by OneLogin in Summer 2017, Rich began working with the OneLogin engineering team with a focus on adaptive authentication.

Get Hooked on Platform Extensibility with OneLogin Smart Hooks

Learn about Smart Hooks, which you can use to interact with common workflows, build customizations and integrate with almost any external system. Read More

March 23rd, 2021 | Posted by | product and technology, developer


Smart Hooks: Top 5 Reasons to Use a Pre-Authentication Hook

Check out the top 5 use cases deployed by our customers that use the Pre-Authentication Hook. Read More

March 23rd, 2021 | Posted by | product and technology, developer


Smart Hooks: What is a User Migration Hook?

Find out what a User Migration hook is, how it works, and how it can save you time during a CIAM upgrade project. Read More

March 23rd, 2021 | Posted by | product and technology, developer


OneLogin with AWS Control Tower Integration for Secure and Quick Setup of a Multi-Account Environment

Now you can easily set up and govern your multi-role, multi-account AWS environment with OneLogin.

July 7th, 2020 | Posted by Richard Chetwynd | product and technology, security and compliance


Shield: Frontline Defense Against Password Attacks

Outfit your end-users with Shield to defend against today’s most common cybersecurity threats!

September 25th, 2019 | Posted by Richard Chetwynd | product and technology, security and compliance


3 Easy Steps to Inspect Claims & Test OpenID Connect Flows

End the confusion about which flow you should use and what values you can expect to be returned with the OpenID Connect Inspector.

November 14th, 2018 | Posted by Richard Chetwynd | developer


Securing applications with AWS ALB and OpenId Connect

See how you can restrict access, add multi-factor authentication, or enable single sign-on in less than 10-15 minutes using the AWS ALB.

October 18th, 2018 | Posted by Richard Chetwynd | developer


Changes to our OpenId Connect Issuer

We recently released a update to our OpenId Connect (OIDC) provider that makes our well-known configuration document validate correctly with clients that strictly enforce the OpenId Connect specification.

July 24th, 2018 | Posted by Richard Chetwynd | developer


Why SCIM Matters

In recent months, SCIM has been on a roll! Finally, this fantastic standards-based approach for syncing user information between applications has begun to emerge, with increasing adoption rates that reveal no signs of slowing down.

June 14th, 2018 | Posted by Richard Chetwynd | product and technology


A Comedy of Errors: ThisData

Since I’m focused on Product Management at OneLogin, and don’t do much engineering work around here as a result, my own error story comes from ThisData.

May 2nd, 2018 | Posted by Richard Chetwynd | product and technology