Annotation Type HttpConstraint
This annotation represents the security constraints that are applied to all requests with HTTP protocol method types that are not otherwise represented by a corresponding
- Servlet 3.0
Optional Element SummaryModifier and TypeOptional ElementDescription
StringThe authorized roles' names.Determines whether SSL/TLS is required to process the current request.The EmptyRoleSemantic determines the behaviour when the rolesAllowed list is empty.
valueThe EmptyRoleSemantic determines the behaviour when the rolesAllowed list is empty.
- empty role semantic
transportGuaranteeServletSecurity.TransportGuarantee transportGuaranteeDetermines whether SSL/TLS is required to process the current request.
- transport guarantee
rolesAllowedString rolesAllowedThe authorized roles' names. The container may discard duplicate role names during processing of the annotation. N.B. The String "*" does not have a special meaning if it occurs as a role name.
- array of names. The array may be of zero length, in which case the EmptyRoleSemantic applies; the
returned value determines whether access is to be permitted or denied regardless of the identity and
authentication state in either case, PERMIT or DENY.
Otherwise, when the array contains one or more role names access is permitted if the user a member of at least one of the named roles. The EmptyRoleSemantic is not applied in this case.