JAAS Notes

Java Authentication and Authorization Service, or JAAS, pronounced “Jazz” Configuration files for JAAS *.login.conf (e.g. form login) *.policy (which identity grant which permission) LoginModule (interface) LoginContext (Class) Kick off authentication process by creating a subject (if no subject passed to it will create a new one) Subject e.g. user, resource, system, … Principal Face of… Continue reading JAAS Notes