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From David Woods <dwood...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Chicken & Egg Issue on Security
Date Thu, 09 Jun 2011 02:07:31 GMT
Wouldn't the access to the data source be using the authentication
details of your *application*, rather than those of the *user*?

On 09/06/2011, at 2:05 PM, juminoz <juminoz@hotmail.com> wrote:

> How would you go around this problem?
>
> User case:
> 1) Application uses Shiro framework to do authentication by connecting
> through a data source using a custom realm.
> 2) That data source is also using Shiro framework to do authentication.
>
> Since you can't access the data source to authenticate, you can't actually
> authenticate to use the data source.
>
> Any creative idea?
>
> Thanks,
> Jack
>
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