Chapter 8. Authentication and authorization

This chapter describes authentication and authorization in Neo4j.

Ensure that your Neo4j deployment adheres to your company’s information security guidelines by setting up the appropriate authentication and authorization rules.

Ths section describes the following:

The functionality described in this section is applicable to Enterprise Edition. A limited set of user management functions are also available in Community Edition. Table 8.1, “Native roles overview” gives a quick overview of these. Section A.3, “User management for Community Edition” describes the available functionality in detail.