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Jan Kostelansky
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Joined: Nov 24, 2005
Posts: 11
How to authenticate new thread for accessing EJB?
When a request object is created it gets security credentials based on how user is logged in. It is possible to access EJB�s in that thread
However if a new thread is created, it does not inherit security credentials from request thread.
Is there any way, how to create new working Thread, which inherits security credentials of current request thread?


Jan
Jaikiran Pai
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Joined: Jul 20, 2005
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You will have to a JAAS login from the thread to access that secure bean. However why are creating/using a Thread to access a bean? Providing more details about your usecase will let us help you better


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Marcos Maia
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Joined: Jan 06, 2001
Posts: 977
Wich EJB version you�re using?
 
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