Authorization and Authentication of smart parts in SCSF

Topics: CAB & Smart Client Software Factory
Jan 11, 2007 at 12:45 PM
hi all

I am using SCSF for desktop and using C# .NET 2.0.
i want to know how i can use enterprise library security block with active directory to authorize and authenticate the users and smart parts and even rights on user actions on CAB part UIExtensions.

i am just apprehending this idea with like this, any other suggestion(s) is highly required but i have to use active directory for user rights managemnt.


Jan 12, 2007 at 10:11 PM
Check out the ActionCatalogService. It provides the facility to execute methods based on configurable roles. It's a very clean model. It sounds as if you may have to write your own ActionCondition... but you may be able to use the facilities in the Entlib security block.