This package provides a framework for authentication and authorization. The framework allows authentication to be performed in pluggable fashion. Different authentication modules can be plugged under an application without requiring modifications to the application itself. The authorization component allows specification of access controls based on code location, code signers and code executors (Subjects).
Class Summary Class Description AuthPermissionThis class is for authentication permissions. PrivateCredentialPermissionThis class is used to protect access to private Credentials belonging to a particular
Subjectrepresents a grouping of related information for a single entity, such as a person.
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