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The PERMIS X.509 Based Privilege Management Infrastructure

By David W. Chadwick


This document describes the PERMIS X.509 Based Privilege Management Infrastructure, which is a trust management system as described in RFC 2704 [2]. The PERMIS Infrastructure is compared with the AAA Authorisation Framework described in RFC 2904 [4], and is shown to be compatible with it

Topics: QA76
Publisher: IS Institute
Year: 2002
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