Authentication is the process of determining whether someone or something is, in fact, who or what it is declared to be.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
14 views

How long does geoserver store the cookie it generates from authentication via j_spring_security_check?

I have a website which connects to a geoserver, it fetches sessions from geoserver via j_spring_security_check. How long is the cookie given by geoserver valid and can I edit its expiration?
0
votes
1answer
63 views

How to avoid ESRI secure layer identity manager popup

I am new to ESRI Identity manager, I am creating a secure layer service using identity manager, I have to avoid the secure layer login popup.
2
votes
1answer
76 views

Authentication in Geoserver 2.4.x from a web application

I am trying to build a web application using html and javascript from which I want to login to geoserver hosted at: https://weaveprod.ucdp.utah.edu/geoserver/web/ I have written the following code for ...
0
votes
1answer
96 views

How to use cartodb.js with API key for privacy of data

I would like to use cartodb.js in my web page reproduce a visualization that I created at CartoDB. But I want to keep private my visualization and data at CartoDB (and I am going to secure my web ...
1
vote
0answers
54 views

Custome QGIS application with WPS and GDAL/OGR

I have basic question on how to start a project with QGIS. There are two kinds of users, and they are supposed to sign in (Login in) before they start using so that depending on the user type the QGIS ...
1
vote
0answers
72 views

How to pass OAuth token to fetch web map without passing userid?

I'm using the ArcGIS JavaScript API 3.7 for web map service. The web map is based on Oauth2 authentication. I use java code to fetch the token. Then I need to fetch the map in javascript by calling ...
0
votes
1answer
164 views

Implementing GeoExplorer login functionality in a OpenGeo Suite App

I’m trying to implement the same type of login functionality that is available in GeoExplorer. I gather from the answer to this question that there are at least a few files needed. On the client side ...
4
votes
3answers
285 views

ArcGIS Javascript API with Windows Authentication

I am using the ArcGIS Javascript API to consume a feature layer on an ArcGIS Server secured with Windows Authentication. I want to satisfy the authentication programmatically so the web user isn't ...
1
vote
1answer
173 views

OpenGeo Suite SDK authenticate

I am using the OpenGeo suite Snapshot 2.2 I have rules in GeoServer that display layers to certain users, and only allow editing to certain layers by certain users. This works fine when using ...
0
votes
1answer
87 views

Trouble implementing Key authentication in geoserver

I'm trying to implement key authentication in geoserver 2.3.3. The steps I followed are: Added the authkey plugin Created the authkey filter Secured the layers by assigning workspaces to different ...
1
vote
0answers
312 views

How to access ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer with credentials (token)

I know I simply need to append a token=XXX to the export query string but how, in code, do we initialize "esri/layers/ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer" to use credentials? In my case I only want to ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

Service Token usage by applications authorization

As developers we are using Token based Service security concept with proxy to protect the tokens. I wanna understand something about tokens. A developer is using a token that given by ArcGIS Server ...
2
votes
1answer
355 views

Openlayers: authenticate users to send any wfs requests to geoserver

I can see that this question is asked before but not answered properly. I'm trying to authenticate with geoserver before trying to send any wfs requests. I need to use the geoserver users. I already ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

How to setup users and user groups on a distributed architecture?

I am learning ArcGIS distributed installation. I planned like this picture. I read from installation documents about server users group. agsAdmin agsUsers Which machine contains user groups and ...
1
vote
2answers
234 views

Geoserver - Key Authentication against a MySql Database

I am trying to implement a token based security scheme with Geoserver. What we need to do is send the client a license key when they log into our primary application. This license key is generated by ...
7
votes
3answers
3k views

Programmatic authentication to ArcGIS Server secured layers via RESTful API

I have an ArcGIS 10.1 Server instance exposing secured mapservices on the Internet. My need is to code down a client application (which I am currently building using the 3.3 version of the ArcGIS ...
10
votes
2answers
2k views

OpenLayers 2.12 and http basic authentication woes

I am trying to use OpenLayers 2.12 to display WMS layers from a server which has HTTP Basic Authentication enabled. I have tried to handle the authentication by putting the username and password in ...
6
votes
1answer
411 views

Geoserver basic authentification problem

I have Geoserver 2.1.3 set up for WFS transaction. I am using basic authentification and I have set up the following: A role(ROLE_RMP_WFS) A user(user_rmp) which belongs to the role above Data ...
1
vote
2answers
197 views

How do I control what features get rendered with an ArcGIS Server service?

Question: Using a mapping service set up with ArcGIS Server, how can I set up a parameter that limits which features are being rendered? e.g. "/service?organization=megacorp"? Background: I am ...
2
votes
1answer
525 views

ArcGIS Server security and Windows domains - issues for non-IE browsers

I'm looking for some advice / experience in ArcGIS Server security with a Windows domain. Normally in this situation I would do some prototyping but I don't have access to a domain. I'm planning to ...
2
votes
0answers
183 views

ArcGIS Silverlight Web Mapping Application has two logins

I am trying to implement a Silverlight Web Mapping application with ArcGIS server and I'm trying to use the Token authentication with active directory as the user/roles store. I have the service ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Token doesn't work when applied to map service - Silverlight

I am trying to implement a Silverlight Web Mapping application with ArcGIS server and I'm trying to use the Token authentication with active directory as the user/roles store. I have the service ...
16
votes
3answers
3k views

How to put GeoServer layers behind authentication?

I want to publish map layers using OpenLayers and GeoServer. While this is easy enough to set up, I'm a bit lost when it comes to authentication possibilities. What I want is to create different users ...
4
votes
1answer
575 views

How can I secure my REST endpoint using a custom database and Basic Auth

I need to provide Google Earth users access to my REST endpoints. Currently there is a database that has the users and pwds as well as there roles. Roles determine what data in the website they can ...
10
votes
6answers
3k views

How can I secure an WMS against unauthorized access?

In a project the customer wants the images of the WMS to be secured against unauthorized access. What are the common solutions to realize that? Are they compatible with the OGC-standards?