You can create a custom
security realm that draws from an existing store of users such as
directory server on the network. To use a custom security realm, you
first create an implementation of the weblogic.security.acl.AbstractListableRealm
interface or the weblogic.security.acl.AbstractManageableRealm
interface and then use the Administration Console to install your
To install a custom
If you have not already done so, in the Change Center of the Administration Console, click Lock & Edit (see Use the Change Center).
In the left
pane, expand Compatibility Security > Realms
and click New.
The Create a New Basic Realm page
Name field, enter a name for the custom
In the Type drop-down list, select
Custom Realm and click
Summary of Security Compatibility: Basic Realms
page, click the name of the new Custom realm.
The Settings page for the Custom security realm appears.
Settings page for the Custom security realm, set the appropriate
attributes for the realm and click Save.
the Caching realm. For more information, see Configure Caching
When configuring the Caching realm, select the
LDAP Realm V2
option from the pull-down menu for the Basic Realm attribute on the
Caching Realms: Configuration: General
page. The Basic Realm attribute defines the association between the Caching realm and the alternate security realm (in this case, the LDAP V2 security realm).
In the left
pane, select your domain (for example, mydomain).
Compatibility Security > File
Caching Realm field, select the Caching realm to be used with the
custom security realm.