This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
The book discusses JAAS extensively...right from: JAAS Basic Concepts and APIs, JAAS programming model for Authentication and Authorization How to implement JAAS Login Module and configuration How to implement JAAS clients How to enable JAAS Shared-state for Single sign-on JAAS based Smartcard and Biometrics Authentication Login Module
We also identified JAAS based strategies in Web-tier and Bus-tier Security patterns.
Refer Chapter 4, 5, 9, 10 and 15, for JAAS based security strategies.