Package javax.security.auth

Interface Summary
Destroyable sample code for javax.security.auth.Destroyable definition code for javax.security.auth.Destroyable Objects such as credentials may optionally implement this interface to provide the capability to destroy its contents.
Refreshable sample code for javax.security.auth.Refreshable definition code for javax.security.auth.Refreshable Objects such as credentials may optionally implement this interface to provide the capability to refresh itself.
 

Class Summary
AuthPermission sample code for javax.security.auth.AuthPermission definition code for javax.security.auth.AuthPermission This class is for authentication permissions.
Policy sample code for javax.security.auth.Policy definition code for javax.security.auth.Policy Deprecated. as of JDK version 1.4 -- Replaced by java.security.Policy.
PrivateCredentialPermission sample code for javax.security.auth.PrivateCredentialPermission definition code for javax.security.auth.PrivateCredentialPermission This class is used to protect access to private Credentials belonging to a particular Subject.
Subject sample code for javax.security.auth.Subject definition code for javax.security.auth.Subject A Subject represents a grouping of related information for a single entity, such as a person.
SubjectDomainCombiner sample code for javax.security.auth.SubjectDomainCombiner definition code for javax.security.auth.SubjectDomainCombiner A SubjectDomainCombiner updates ProtectionDomains with Principals from the Subject associated with this SubjectDomainCombiner.
 

Exception Summary
DestroyFailedException sample code for javax.security.auth.DestroyFailedException definition code for javax.security.auth.DestroyFailedException Signals that a destroy operation failed.
RefreshFailedException sample code for javax.security.auth.RefreshFailedException definition code for javax.security.auth.RefreshFailedException Signals that a refresh operation failed.