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Oracle GlassFish Server Message Queue 4.5 Administration Guide
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Part I Introduction to Message Queue Administration

1.  Administrative Tasks and Tools

2.  Quick-Start Tutorial

Part II Administrative Tasks

3.  Starting Brokers and Clients

4.  Configuring a Broker

5.  Managing a Broker

6.  Configuring and Managing Connection Services

7.  Managing Message Delivery

8.  Configuring Persistence Services

9.  Configuring and Managing Security Services

Introduction to Security Services




User Authentication

Using a Flat-File User Repository

User Groups and Status

Using the User Manager Utility

Using an LDAP User Repository

To Set Up an Administrative User

Using JAAS-Based Authentication

Elements of JAAS

JAAS and Message Queue

Setting up JAAS-Compliant Authentication

User Authorization

Access Control File Syntax

Application of Authorization Rules

Authorization Rules for Connection Services

Authorization Rules for Physical Destinations

Authorization Rules for Auto--Created Physical Destinations

Message Encryption

Using Self-Signed Certificates

Setting Up an SSL-Based Connection Service Using Self-Signed Certificates

Configuring and Running an SSL-Based Client Using Self-Signed Certificates

Using Signed Certificates

Obtaining and Installing a Signed Certificate

Configuring the Client to Require Signed Certificates

Password Files

Security Concerns

Password File Contents

Connecting Through a Firewall

To Enable Broker Connections Through a Firewall

Audit Logging with the Solaris BSM Audit Log

10.  Configuring and Managing Broker Clusters

11.  Managing Administered Objects

12.  Configuring and Managing Bridge Services

13.  Monitoring Broker Operations

14.  Analyzing and Tuning a Message Service

15.  Troubleshooting

Part III Reference

16.  Command Line Reference

17.  Broker Properties Reference

18.  Physical Destination Property Reference

19.  Administered Object Attribute Reference

20.  JMS Resource Adapter Property Reference

21.  Metrics Information Reference

22.  JES Monitoring Framework Reference

Part IV Appendixes

A.  Distribution-Specific Locations of Message Queue Data

B.  Stability of Message Queue Interfaces

C.  HTTP/HTTPS Support

D.  JMX Support

E.  Frequently Used Command Utility Commands


Chapter 9

Configuring and Managing Security Services

This chapter describes Message Queue’s facilities for security-related administration tasks, such as configuring user authentication, defining access control, configuring a Secure Socket Layer (SSL) connection service to encrypt client-broker communication, and setting up a password file for administrator account passwords. In addition to Message Queue’s own built-in authentication mechanisms, you can also plug in a preferred external service based on the Java Authentication and Authorization Service (JAAS) API.

This chapter includes the following sections: