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From Alex Karasulu <>
Subject Re: Java Security Model Concerns
Date Mon, 13 Sep 2004 17:26:50 GMT
Thanks Berin this will come in very handy especially when we need to
revisit the security manager when running stored procedures.


On Mon, 2004-09-13 at 13:16, Berin Loritsch wrote:
> Just decided to pass some info on so that when you test EVE or any of
> the other things here with a security manager installed it might smooth
> out a few bumps.  First, a recent discovery with BCEL generated proxies
> is that they will fail if you do not set the ProtectionDomain on the
> generated class to the same thing as the class being proxied.  That
> discovery was by Leif Mortenson who found that out for Excalibur
> Fortress.
> Second, the minimum grants necessary to run anything in IDEA with the
> security manager enabled are these:
> // permissions for running inside IDEA
> permission java.util.PropertyPermission "idea.launcher.library", "read";
> permission java.util.PropertyPermission "idea.launcher.port", "read";
> permission java.lang.RuntimePermission 
> "loadLibrary.${idea.launcher.library}";
> // permissions for running with Clover
> permission "${clover.db}", "read,write";
> Anything beyond this are specific to the application you are running.

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