Payara Server LDAP Integration - Part 3: Extracting User Information

15 Nov 2016

In this three-parts article series I'm illustrating the implementation of the LDAP integration using a sample scenario: integrate Payara Server with a LDAP user directory and manage the authentication and authorization of a sample web application.

 

In Part 1, I showed you how to start the LDAP...

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Payara Server LDAP Integration - Part 2: Configuring Security

09 Nov 2016

See 'Part 1 - Configuring the LDAP Server' here.

 

In this three-parts article series I will illustrate the implementation of the LDAP integration using a sample scenario: integrate Payara Server with a LDAP user directory and manage the authentication and authorization of a sample web...

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The Health Check Service In-Depth - Payara Server

26 May 2016

Recent versions of Payara Server provide the Health Check Service for automatic self-monitoring, in order to detect future problems as soon as possible. When enabled, the Health Check Service periodically checks some low level metrics and logs warnings whenever it detects that a threshold is not...

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Securing Payara Server with Custom SSL Certificate

08 Apr 2016

One of the most common administration tasks with Payara Server, as well as with any web server, is to set up certificates to secure either HTTP protocol or remote access to Payara Server administration interface. You might have a self-signed certificate or a certificate signed by a trusted...

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Arbitrary File Read Exploit Hotfix

04 Feb 2016

This hot fix removes an arbitrary file read exploit that allows an attacker to read the content of any file on the server hosting the DAS. This exploit attacks the administration console with a specific string, bypassing secure administration and any required login details. Therefore, if the...

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