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Magic Link Authentication with generates_token_for in Rails 7.1 Discussion

is magic link login considered secure ?
can it be used for a production website reliably ?
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As long as the tokens expire, are one-time use, and the user's email isn't compromised it should be fine. You'll still want to support 2FA through another mechanism for more security.

I much prefer email/password login so I can use a password manager.

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Hi Chris,
How do you use CurrentAttributes in real world projects? as I read from several blogs that it's considered as harmful, so it's not recommended to use it.
So I want to know from your perspective regarding this.
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How are CurrentAttributes implemented in practical projects? According to several blog posts, it is deemed hazardous and therefore its use is not advised.
I would therefore like to hear your perspective on this.

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How can you mock this in an integration test where you need to be authenticated but you don't have access to session?

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