Customize container-managed security with AuthenticRoast

An open source project for simplifying JEE security module development

From the developerWorks archives

Joe Sam Shirah

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: January 17, 2012

AuthenticRoast is an open source project that works with the Java™ Authentication Service Provider Interface for Containers (JSR 196) to let you develop custom authentication modules for use with container-managed, declarative security. Joe Sam Shirah shows how AuthenticRoast can minimize configuration impact on Java Enterprise Edition (JEE) containers and greatly reduce coding effort for custom security requirements. A downloadable WAR with demonstration code is provided.

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Zone=Java development, Open source, Security
ArticleTitle=Customize container-managed security with AuthenticRoast