6.2. Security Components
The main CUBA security subsystem components are shown in the diagram below.
Below is an overview of these components.
Security management screens – screens available to system administrator for configuring user access rights.
Login screen − system login window. This window provides user authentication by username and password. The database stores password hashes for security.
The UserSession object is created upon login. This is the central security element associated with the currently authenticated user and containing information on data access rights.
The user login process is described in the Login section.