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Publication Citation: Enabling an Enterprise-wide, Data-centric Operating Environment

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Author(s): David F. Ferraiolo; Serban I. Gavrila; Wayne Jansen;
Title: Enabling an Enterprise-wide, Data-centric Operating Environment
Published: June 21, 2013
Abstract: Although access control (AC) currently plays an important role in securing DSs, if properly envisaged and designed, access control can serve a more vital role in computing than one might expect. The Policy Machine (PM), a framework for AC developed at NIST, was designed with this goal in mind. The PM has evolved beyond just a concept to a prototype implementation and is now being directed toward an open source project.
Citation: Computer (IEEE Computer)
Volume: 46
Issue: 4
Pages: pp. 94 - 96
Keywords: Policy Machine; Access Control; Data Services; Policy Enforcement
Research Areas: Information Technology, Cloud Computing, Computer Security
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MC.2013.130  (Note: May link to a non-U.S. Government webpage)
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