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GlassFish Security by Masoud Kalali

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Summary

We covered in detail all of the GlassFish security realms including file realm, JDBC realm, LDAP realm, and certificate realms to see how easily we can integrate GlassFish with external sources to reuse identity storages already established in the enterprise. We covered all basics of how we can create and install new certificates for the GlassFish application server.

We reviewed how we can install and use OpenDS as identity storage and how we can import directory server entries into OpenDS backend and use them for authentication and authorization purposes.

So far we learned about the Java EE security model and its related annotations and configuration elements, in addition to mastering GlassFish security realms. In the next chapter, we will ...

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