A Kerberos security architecture for web services based instrumentation grids

@article{Moralis2009AKS,
  title={A Kerberos security architecture for web services based instrumentation grids},
  author={Athanasios Moralis and Vassiliki Pouli and Symeon Papavassiliou and Basil S. Maglaris},
  journal={Future Generation Comp. Syst.},
  year={2009},
  volume={25},
  pages={804-818}
}
Instrumentation Grids aim at controlling andmanaging heterogeneous resources & instruments securely, reliably and in near real-time.Within this context, we present aWeb Services based Security Architecture that aims at improving security performance maintaining at the same time interoperability with legacy Grid Security Infrastructure (GSI). Our architecture utilizes GSI X.509 Certificates or Proxy Certificates (RFC3820) for the initial authentication of a user. However, it subsequently maps… CONTINUE READING