In today's digital age, live streaming has become increasingly popular, with platforms like YouTube and Twitch offering users the ability to broadcast their content in real-time. However, with this growing popularity comes the need for enhanced security and authentication measures to protect both streamers and viewers. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the importance of security and authentication in live streaming, discuss the SRS Stack solution for secure publishing, and provide a step-by-step guide on setting up the SRS Stack for your own live streaming service.
After you have built your SRS server, you can use HTTP API to access it by SRS console or other HTTP clients. However, you should secure your HTTP API to prevent unauthorized access. This article describes how to secure your HTTP API.