Chapter 8. Security Realms
8.1. About Security Realms
ManagementRealmstores user, password, and role information for the Management API, which provides the functionality for the Management CLI and web-based Management Console. It provides an authentication system for managing JBoss EAP 6 itself. You could also use the
ManagementRealmif your application needed to authenticate with the same business rules you use for the Management API.
ApplicationRealmstores user, password, and role information for Web Applications and EJBs.
REALM-users.propertiesstores usernames and hashed passwords.
REALM-users.rolesstores user-to-role mappings.
standalone/configuration/directories. The files are written simultaneously by the
add-user.batcommand. When you run the command, the first decision you make is which realm to add your new user to.