Interface AuthorizationProvider

    • Method Detail

      • authorize

        CompletionStage<AuthorizationResponse> authorize​(ProviderRequest context)
        Authorize a request based on configuration. Authorization cannot be optional. If this method is called, it should always attempt to authorize the current request. This method will be invoked for inbound requests ONLY.
        context - context of this security enforcement/validation
        response that either permits, denies or abstains from decision
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      • isUserInRole

        default boolean isUserInRole​(Subject subject,
                                     String role)
        Return true if current user is in the specified role. Only providers that support role based access should implement this method. For others it checks the subject for the presence of Role grant of the specified name. This method is defined to conform with one of the most commonly spread authorization concept, as it is required for frameworks such as Servlet and JAX-RS.
        subject - current subject
        role - role name
        true if current user is in this role