Module java.base

Package javax.security.auth.spi


package javax.security.auth.spi
This package provides the interface to be used for implementing pluggable authentication modules.
Since:
1.4
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    Description
    This package provides a framework for authentication and authorization.
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    This package contains utility classes related to the Kerberos network authentication protocol.
    This package provides a pluggable authentication framework.
    This package contains the classes that should be used to store X500 Principal and X500 Private Credentials in a Subject.
  • Interface Summary
    Interface
    Description
    Service-provider interface for authentication technology providers.