Changes between Version 38 and Version 39 of Software/MSI/ConfigurationNeptune


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17/06/09 16:46:52 (10 years ago)
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pjkersha
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  • Software/MSI/ConfigurationNeptune

    v38 v39  
    279279`AuthenticationFilter`, `AuthorizationFilter` and `myApp` refer to sub-sections in the file where the specific settings are for each individual component. 
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    281 The authentication filter is configured to invoke the OpenID Relying Party interface running in the Security Services application stack.  This prompts the user to enter the OpenID for their home site. 
    282  
    283 The authorisation filter is configured with an XML policy file which sets which request URIs are to be secured. 
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    285 pyDAP and COWS services are secured with this set-up. 
     281The filters make use of services running in the Security Services application stack described above.  The authentication filter is configured to invoke the OpenID Relying Party interface running in the Security Services stack.  This prompts the user to enter the OpenID for their home site. 
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     283The authorisation filter is configured with an XML policy file which sets which request URIs are to be secured.  It also makes callouts to the Attribute Authority and Session Manager web services which similarly, run on the Security Services stack. 
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     285pyDAP and COWS services are secured using this configuration.