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Security


This section provides an understanding of GigaSpaces XAP Security, where it fits in the XAP architecture, which components can be secured, and how to configure and customize the security depending on your application security requirements. XAP Security provides comprehensive support for securing your data, services, or both. XAP provides a set of authorities granting privileged access to data, and for performing operations on services.


  • Overview
    XAP Security provides comprehensive support for securing your data, services, or both. XAP provides a set of authorities granting privileged access to data, and for performing operations on services.

  • Concepts
    Authentication, Encryption, Authenticity Validation, and Managing users and roles

  • Authorities
    System, Grid, Space and Monitor authorities

  • Configuration
    Configurations and defaults

  • Directory Management
    User and Role directory API

  • Default File Based
    The default file-based users/roles directory; Overview, Getting Started, Configuration, and Custom Extensions

  • Securing Components
    XAP has security built over the major server component - GSA, GSM, GSC and also Processing Unit with Space data. This section explains how security relates to each component and the configurations needed to securing your application.

  • Administration
    This section explains the administration tools for managing XAP. The GUI provides a handy management tool for managing the users and roles, and comprehensive manageability of the secured components in the system.

  • Hello World example
    Securing the hello world example.

  • Custom Security
    Customize security to meet your application requirements

  • Spring Security Bridge
    Declarative Spring-based custom security bridge