This feature enables support for securing the server runtime environment and applications; it includes a basic user registry. This feature supersedes appSecurity-1.0 and does not include servlet-3.0 or support for the LDAP user registry. To secure web applications, add the servlet-3.0 feature. To secure EJB applications, add the ejbLite-3.1 feature. To use LDAP, add the ldapRegistry-3.0 feature. When you add the appSecurity-2.0 feature to your server, you need to configure a user registry, such as the basic user registry or the LDAP user registry.
Enabling this feature
To enable the Application Security 2.0 feature, add the following element declaration into your
server.xml file, inside the
Feature configuration elements
Features that this feature enables
Supported Java versions
Features that enable this feature
Developing a feature that depends on this feature
If you are developing a feature that depends on this feature, include the following item in the
Subsystem-Content header in your feature manifest file.