I have JBoss 4.2.3 Community version installed on CentOS 5 64bit. the issue we are facing is that JBoss 4.2.3 is not taking the security enabled to authenticate users when opening web-console and jmx-console page. it opens the requested two pages without any authentication.
during my search I found on the net a couple of articles explaining how to enable security. I followed the articles but JBoss 4.2.3 still opens the web-console and jmx-console pages without asking for a username/password.
the modificaion I followed is based on the below articles: