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From James Strachan <james.strac...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Roadmap, tasks and things to do?
Date Fri, 27 Jan 2006 09:39:11 GMT

On 26 Jan 2006, at 23:18, Dain Sundstrom wrote:

> On Jan 26, 2006, at 3:03 PM, David Jencks wrote:
>
>> Security
>> Several of us are already looking at various things to improve in  
>> our security setup.  One aspect that could probably use quite a  
>> bit more research is how to integrate with third party security  
>> servers.  I see 2 levels of integration, one where the security  
>> server provides a Subject and we deal with authorization based on  
>> the principals supplied, the other where we delegate the  
>> authorization decisions as well to the security server.
>
> I'd love to see an integration with http://jpam.sourceforge.net/
>
> Also, I think we should look at providing built in simple user  
> management apis and a console plugin.  I'm thinking of something  
> that covers the 80% of use cases, username/password + groups, with  
> the ability to add, remove, modify and suspend accounts.

I've heard good things about Acegi

http://acegisecurity.org/

and its already nicely IoC'd as its used extensively in Spring projects

James
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