• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course discusses the Java authentication and authorization service, or JAAS. JAAS is a Java implementation of the standard pluggable authentication module, or PAM, framework. JAAS provides a framework that developers can use to require users to log in and to define precisely which actions users can perform. After completing this course, you will be able to identify the components of the JAAS framework and identify how to use JAAS to control user authentication and authorization in your Java application.

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Identify the authentication and authorization concepts of the JAAS framework
  • Identify how to use JAAS to control user authentication and authorization in Java applications

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.