Chapter 3. Java Application Security Access Control
Java security provides a collection of APIs and tools for infusing security into your Java applications. Infrastructure for providing fine-grained and configurable access control is built into the core Java security architecture via use of Java 2 permissions, policy files, and access controller functionality. This chapter describes the core Java 2 security architecture in more detail and explains how to use such an infrastructure in your Java applications.
In this chapter, you will learn about
The permission APIs available to the Java security programmer.
The security policy APIs available to the Java security programmer.
The security domains and the access-control mechanisms available in the Java ...