This package provides a pluggable authentication framework.
Interface Summary Interface Description Configuration.ParametersThis represents a marker interface for Configuration parameters.
Class Summary Class Description AppConfigurationEntryThis class represents a single
LoginModuleentry configured for the application specified in the
getAppConfigurationEntry(String appName)method in the
AppConfigurationEntry.LoginModuleControlFlagThis class represents whether or not a
LoginModuleis REQUIRED, REQUISITE, SUFFICIENT or OPTIONAL.
ConfigurationA Configuration object is responsible for specifying which LoginModules should be used for a particular application, and in what order the LoginModules should be invoked. ConfigurationSpiThis class defines the Service Provider Interface (SPI) for the
LoginContextclass describes the basic methods used to authenticate Subjects and provides a way to develop an application independent of the underlying authentication technology.
Exception Summary Exception Description AccountExceptionA generic account exception. AccountExpiredExceptionSignals that a user account has expired. AccountLockedExceptionSignals that an account was locked. AccountNotFoundExceptionSignals that an account was not found. CredentialExceptionA generic credential exception. CredentialExpiredExceptionSignals that a
CredentialNotFoundExceptionSignals that a credential was not found. FailedLoginExceptionSignals that user authentication failed. LoginExceptionThis is the basic login exception.