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Report of the NSF/NIST Workshop on NSFNET/NREN Security, July 6-7, 1992

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Author(s)

A Oldehoeft

Abstract

The Workshop on NSFNET/NREN Security was hosted by NIST and sponsored by NSF to address the need for improving the security of national computer networks. Emphasis was on identifying off-the-shelf security technology that could be implemented in the NSF Network, especially to control access to the super computer on the network. The report sections reflect the workshop sessions that related security aspects of distributed networks: authentication, access control, applications security and security management. A final section details workshop recommendations.
Citation
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 5232
Report Number
5232

Keywords

computer security policy, High-Performance Computing and Communication, HPCC, National Research and Educational Network, NREN

Citation

Oldehoeft, A. (1993), Report of the NSF/NIST Workshop on NSFNET/NREN Security, July 6-7, 1992, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.IR.5232 (Accessed May 18, 2024)

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Created May 1, 1993, Updated November 10, 2018