• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

Applet Security: IE PolicyEngine

 
john Riche
Greenhorn
Posts: 7
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi
Has anyone used the PolicyEngine in IE to enable Applet File IO and Url connections?
Methods like the following are used but I'm not sure where to find the apropriate classes / jar file :-
com.ms.security.PolicyEngine.assertPermission(PermissionID.UI);
I also need to find out what the paramters are such as :- PermissionID.UI
Here is a short example code using Netscape and IE. (below)
Any help appreciated.
Please reply ro
john_riche@hotmail.com

<code>
if (mBrowser.equals(kNetscape)) {
try {
PrivilegeManager.enablePrivilege("UniversalFileRead");
}
catch (Exception exc) { ... }
}
else if (mBrowser.equals(kMSIE)) {
/* --- The UI permission is required to use FileDialog --- */
com.ms.security.PolicyEngine.assertPermission(PermissionID.UI);
com.ms.security.PolicyEngine.assertPermission(PermissionID.FILEIO
);
}

 
Destroy anything that stands in your way. Except this tiny ad:
the new thread boost feature brings a LOT of attention to your favorite threads
https://coderanch.com/t/674455/Thread-Boost-feature
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!