javax.security.auth - JRE Emulation | JRE Emulation
package

javax.security.auth

This package provides a framework for authentication and authorization. The framework allows authentication to be performed in pluggable fashion. Different authentication modules can be plugged under an application without requiring modifications to the application itself. The authorization component allows specification of access controls based on code location, code signers and code executors (Subjects).

Interfaces

Destroyable Allows for special treatment of sensitive information, when it comes to destroying or clearing of the data. 

Exceptions

DestroyFailedException Signals that the destroy() method failed.