[security-dev] AS8 Security Design Discussions

Anil Saldhana Anil.Saldhana at redhat.com
Thu Feb 21 11:27:34 EST 2013

I am discussing with DML on Java Security Manager implications for JBoss 
Modules and AS8.


I think right after this, the discussion on the AS8 subsystems can start.

On 02/21/2013 08:31 AM, Bill Burke wrote:
> When you guys get something relatively usable, I'd like to port my
> OAuth2 work to it.
> On 2/20/2013 11:43 AM, Anil Saldhana wrote:
>> Hi All,
>>      the AS community work has moved on to AS8 which will primarily target
>> Java EE7.  This also means that we can actually take a look at changing
>> the Security subsystem in the AS and incorporate changes that will help
>> usability and deprecate functionality that are seldom used/low priority.
>> Stefan, Darran and I have been discussing a few approaches in the last
>> few weeks.  Some of the major changes that may affect the design is the
>> deprecation of JAAS as primary authentication approach and bring in more
>> of PicketLink IDM to the forefront.
>> We can use this mailing list for discussions on AS8 security or we can
>> use the AS7 dev list or do it in the forums.
>> Regards,
>> Anil

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