bitbucket server add-on authorization

I'm working on a bitbucket server add-on using the Java API.  I need to display certain information to regular users (such as information about hooks) which is only normally available to admins.    It seems that add-ons use the privileges of the user that is accessing the add-on (please correct me if I am wrong).

My question is how to accomplish this task?  Can i give elevated privileges to an add-on?  Is there some other way to accomplish this?

thanks,

brian

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The answer to this question can be found here:

https://community.atlassian.com/t5/Answers-Developer-Questions/How-to-use-SecurityService-withPermissions/qaq-p/532979

I was able to use the SecurityService class to get admin privs and perform the operations i needed.

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