Setting up and enabling security

You must address several issues prior to authenticating users, authorizing access to resources, securing applications, and securing communications. These security issues include migration, interoperability, and installation.

 

About this task

After installing WebSphere Application Server, you can determine the proper level of security that is needed for your environment. By default, administrative security is enabled and provides the authentication of users, the use of SSL, and the choice of user account repository.

The following information is covered in this section:

 

Procedure

 

What to do next

After installing WAS and securing your environment, authenticate users. For more information, see Authenticating users .

 

See also


Migrating, coexisting, and interoperating – Security considerations
Preparing for security at installation time
Enabling security for all application servers
Securing specific application servers
Related tasks
Authenticating users

 



 

 

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