Flask-Auth is a flask extension that offers database-agnostic (but still fairly plug-and-play) role-based user authentication. Sounds impressive, right?


  • Set of functions to assist in user session management (logging in and out, getting the current user, expiring sessions, encrypting passwords, etc).
  • Base user class AuthUser that can be used with most ORM’s.
  • Plug-and-play model for Google App Engine (and a working example for SQLAlchemy and MongoAlchemy).
  • Straightforward permission model to differentiate access rights between (groups of) users.

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