Hierarchical Role Based Access Control
(Hierarchical Role Based Access Control)
RBAC is the authorization library for NodeJS.
I needed hierarchical role based access control for my projects based on ExpressJS. I had one requirement. This structure must be permanently stored in various storages. For example in memory or Mongoose. Because there is a lot of options for storing of data and many of them are asynchronous. I created asynchronous API. Please, if you found any bug or you need custom API, create an issue or pull request.
npm install rbac
var RBAC = require'rbac';var rbac =roles : 'superadmin' 'admin' 'user' 'guest'permissions :user : 'create' 'delete'password : 'change' 'forgot'article : 'create'rbac : 'update'grants:guest: 'create_user' 'forgot_password'user: 'change_password'admin: 'user' 'delete_user' 'update_rbac'superadmin: 'admin'iferrthrow err;;
var express = require'express';var RBAC = require'rbac';var secure = require'rbac/controllers/express';//your custom controller for expressressend'Hello admin';var app = express;var rbac =roles: 'admin' 'user'iferr throw err;//setup express routesappuse'/admin' securehasRolerbac 'admin' adminController;;
rbaccan'admin' 'create' 'article'iferrthrow err; //process errorifcanconsole.log'Admin is able create article';;//or you can use instance of admin rolerbacgetRole'admin'iferrthrow err; //process errorif!adminreturn console.log'Role does not exists';admincan'create' 'article'iferr throw err; //process errorifcanconsole.log'Admin is able create article';;;
Please take a look on plugin mongoose-hrbac
npm run doc
npm run test
npm run build
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