Posts tagged 'ADF security'

Ramandeep Singh Nanda

ADF querying the policy store

Earlier, I had covered an example here, which showed how to dynamically create users and map the application roles to enterprise groups. In this post, the sample application is extended to show how you can query the application roles from the application stripe(application specific policies). To query the application ...

Ramandeep Singh Nanda

Driving security for ADF Essentials: Part 4

In this post i will share the security utility for performing operations on IAM Fortress applications using it’s java API’s. Use this utility only if you plan on having custom code to manage Fortress as fortress already provides a J2ee application to manage its policies. The code can ...

Ramandeep Singh Nanda

ADF dynamically managing application policies

Recently a user contacted me with the requirement that he needed to assign enterprise groups to application roles dynamically. Normally, people can manage this through enterprise manager, but there might have been a specific requirement for that user.  I have already written various posts on ADF security which cover utility ...

Ramandeep Singh Nanda

Driving security for ADF Essentials: Part 3

In the previous posts i have covered the API usage and configuration for fortress and a sample login process. In this post i will give an example of how to write your custom ELResolver to check for permission or roles.

The following snippet contains codes for custom ELResolver and helper ...

Ramandeep Singh Nanda

Driving security for ADF essentials:Part 2

In the previous post i discussed about fortress and its directory structure. In this post i will cover the configuration for securing ADF application, using fortress API, writing your own custom ELResolver for doing permission or role checks.

Configuration: Fortress uses a properties file fortress.properties for storing configuration that ...