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Publication Citation: Role Engineering: Methods and Standards

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Author(s): Edward Coyne; Timothy Weil; David R. Kuhn;
Title: Role Engineering: Methods and Standards
Published: December 08, 2011
Abstract: This article explains problems and approaches to designing permission structures for role based access control. RBAC and the RBAC standard are summarized, common approaches to role engineering described, and the current status and plans for the INCITS role engineering standard are explained.
Citation: IEEE IT Professional
Volume: 13
Issue: 6
Pages: pp. 54 - 57
Keywords: role based access control, role engineering, security standards
Research Areas: Conformance Testing, Information Technology, Computer Security
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