Our client has an existing website that currently lacks a robust and secure authentication system. The purpose of this project is to create a complex authentication system that will provide users with a seamless and secure registration, login, and forgotten password process. This authentication system will ensure that only authorized users can access the website’s content and perform specific actions.
Features and Functionalities:
The authentication system will have the following features and functionalities:
- User Registration: Users will be able to create an account by filling out a registration form. The registration form will require users to provide basic information such as their full name, email address, and a strong password. Users will also be required to verify their email address by clicking on a confirmation link sent to their registered email address.
- Two-factor Authentication (2FA): The authentication system will also have a two-factor authentication feature that adds an extra layer of security to the login process. After entering their login credentials, users will be required to enter a unique code sent to their registered mobile phone number or email address.
- Social Media Integration: The registration process will be simplified for users by allowing them to sign up using their social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter, or Google.
- Login System: The login system will verify the user’s credentials against the database and allow them to access the website. Users will have to enter their email address or username and password to log in. If the credentials are incorrect, an error message will be displayed. The system will also include a feature to prevent brute-force attacks and unauthorized login attempts.
- Forgotten Password: If a user forgets their password, they will be able to reset it using the forgotten password feature. They will be required to enter their email address associated with their account, and a password reset link will be sent to their email.
- User Management: The authentication system will provide an admin dashboard that will allow the website owner to manage users. The admin will be able to view registered users, edit their profiles, and delete user accounts. Additionally, the admin will be able to restrict certain features of the website to users with specific roles or permissions.
- Security: The authentication system will use strong password hashing algorithms to store user passwords securely. Additionally, the login system will implement a mechanism to prevent brute force attacks and unauthorized access attempts. The system will also use encryption to secure user data and prevent unauthorized access to sensitive information.
- Multi-language Support: The authentication system will support multiple languages to cater to users from different countries and regions.
Timeline and Budget:
The project will take approximately 4-6 weeks to complete, depending on the complexity of the website and the features required by the client. The budget for this project will depend on the features and functionalities required by the client. A detailed project proposal with a timeline and budget breakdown will be provided to the client after a thorough analysis of the website.
The authentication system is a critical component of any website that deals with sensitive data or requires user authorization. This project aims to create a complex but secure authentication system that will protect the website’s content and provide a seamless user experience for the website visitors. The system will provide a range of features such as social media integration, two-factor authentication, and multi-language support, making it more accessible to a wider range of users.
Roles involved in this project
|Represents the business and stakeholders; responsible for defining project goals and requirements; owns the Product Backlog
|Facilitates Scrum events and processes; removes obstacles; ensures the team is working efficiently and effectively; acts as a servant-leader
|Responsible for developing and testing the system; works collaboratively to complete each Sprint; self-organizing and cross-functional
|Responsible for creating the user experience design for the system; works with the Product Owner and development team to ensure that the design meets the project goals and requirements
|Responsible for testing the system to ensure that it is functioning correctly and meets the project goals and requirements
|Responsible for identifying and mitigating security risks for the system; works with the development team to ensure that the system is secure
|Responsible for managing the project’s scope, schedule, budget, and resources; communicates progress and status to stakeholders