Identity and access management (IAM)

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Identity and access management (IAM)

Identity and access management (IAM)

Enonic XP ships with a clearly defined and pluggable concept for handling authentication and authorization

Introduction

Like a regular operating system, Enonic XP ships with a defined system for handling users, logins, roles based authorization as well as fine grained access control down to a single item in the NoSQL storage.

Principals

Users

A central concept in XP are users. Users consist of the following properties:

  • Username

  • key

  • e-mail

Groups

Groups are dynamically defined pri

Roles

As opposed to groups, roles are closely related to application specific functionality. For instance, a role typically

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