Keycloak has an HTTP(S) proxy that you can put in front of web applications and services where it is not possible to install the Keycloak adapter. You can set up URL filters so that certain URLs are secured either by browser login and/or bearer token authentication. You can also define role constraints for URL patterns within your applications.
This chart bootstraps a Keycloak Proxy Deployment on a Kubernetes cluster using the Helm package manager. It provisions a fully featured Keycloak Proxy installation.
Keep in mind browser cookie limits, if you use to access or refresh tokens in the browser cookie. Keycloak-proxy divides cookie automatically if your cookie is longer than 4093 bytes. The real size of the cookie depends on the content of the issued access token. Also, encryption might add additional bytes to the cookie size. If you have large cookies (>200 KB), you might reach browser cookie limits.
All cookies are part of the header request, so you might find a problem with the max headers size limits in your infrastructure (some load balancers have very low this value, such as 8 KB). Be sure that all network devices have sufficient header size limits. Otherwise, your users won’t be able to obtain the access token.
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