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Bert Meerman
Day Saturday
Room AW1.126
Start time 17:15
End time 18:00
Duration 00:45
Event type Podium
Track Ruby + Rails
Language English
Context Based Access Control gem for Rails

The CBAC system contains the following features:

  • Separate authorization logic from your code
  • Supports Role Based Access Control. Authorization based on group membership.
  • Supports Context Based Access Control. Group membership is determined on user and context of requested resource.
  • Easy to use.
  • Authorization on the level of controller methods. Specify authorization per controller method.