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Security Administration Guide
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Preface : 
 
Chapter 1: 
 
1.1 Authentication: Establishing Identity
1.2 Authorization: Controlling User Access
1.3 Auditing: Knowing What Happened
1.4 Managed Key Encryption: Protecting Data on Disk
1.5 Managing Security with the Management Portal
1.6 Notes on Technology, Policy, and Action
Chapter 2: 
 
2.1 Authentication Basics
2.2 About the Different Authentication Mechanisms
2.3 About the Different Access Modes
2.4 Configuring for Kerberos Authentication
2.5 Configuring for Operating-System–Based Authentication
2.6 Configuring for Authentication with Instance Authentication
       2.6.1 Web
       2.6.2 ODBC
       2.6.3 Telnet
2.7 Configuring Two-Factor Authentication
2.8 Other Topics
Chapter 3: 
 
3.1 About Resources
3.2 System Resources
3.3 Database Resources
3.4 Application Resources
3.5 Creating or Editing a Resource
3.6 Using Custom Resources with the Management Portal
Chapter 4: 
 
4.1 How Privileges Work
4.2 Public Permissions
4.3 Checking Privileges
4.4 When Changes in Privileges Take Effect
Chapter 5: 
 
5.1 About Roles
5.2 Roles, Users, Members, and Assignments
5.3 Creating Roles
       5.3.1 Naming Conventions
5.4 Managing Roles
5.5 Predefined Roles
5.6 Login Roles and Added Roles
5.7 Programmatically Managing Roles
Chapter 6: 
 
6.1 Properties of Users
       6.1.1 About User Types
6.2 Creating and Editing Users
6.3 Viewing and Managing Existing Users
6.4 Predefined User Accounts
6.5 Validating User Accounts
Chapter 7: 
 
7.1 Available Services
7.2 Service Properties
7.3 Services and Authentication
7.4 Services and Their Resources
Chapter 8: 
 
8.1 Applications, Their Properties, and Their Privileges
8.2 Application Types
8.3 Document Database Applications
8.4 Creating and Editing Applications
8.5 System Applications
Chapter 9: 
 
9.1 Basic Auditing Concepts
9.2 About Audit Events
9.3 Managing Auditing and the Audit Database
9.4 Other Auditing Issues
Chapter 10: 
 
10.1 Managing Keys and Key Files
10.2 Recommended Policies for Managing Keys and Key Files
10.3 Using Encrypted Databases
10.4 Using Data Element Encryption
10.5 Emergency Situations
10.6 Other Information
Chapter 11: 
 
11.1 SQL Privileges and System Privileges
11.2 The SQL Service
Chapter 12: 
 
12.1 System Security Settings Page
12.2 System-Wide Security Parameters
12.3 Authentication Options
12.4 The Secure Debug Shell
12.5 Password Strength and Password Policies
12.6 Protecting InterSystems IRIS Configuration Information
12.7 Managing InterSystems IRIS Security Domains
12.8 Security Advisor
       12.8.1 Auditing
       12.8.2 Services
       12.8.3 Roles
       12.8.4 Users
       12.8.5 Web, Privileged Routine, and Client Applications
12.9 Effect of Changes
12.10 Emergency Access
Chapter 13: 
 
13.1 About SSL/TLS
13.2 About Configurations
13.3 Configuring the InterSystems IRIS Superserver to Use SSL/TLS
13.4 Configuring the InterSystems IRIS Telnet Service to Use SSL/TLS
13.5 Configuring .NET Clients to Use SSL/TLS with InterSystems IRIS
13.6 Configuring Java Clients to Use SSL/TLS with InterSystems IRIS
13.7 Configuring InterSystems IRIS to Use SSL/TLS with Mirroring
13.8 Configuring InterSystems IRIS to Use SSL/TLS with TCP Devices
13.9 Configuring the Web Gateway to Connect to InterSystems IRIS Using SSL/TLS
13.10 Establishing the Required Certificate Chain
Chapter 14: 
 
14.1 About the InterSystems Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
14.2 Certificate Authority Server Tasks
14.3 Certificate Authority Client Tasks
Chapter 15: 
 
15.1 Overview of Delegated Authentication
15.2 Creating Delegated (User-Defined) Authentication Code
15.3 Setting Up Delegated Authentication
15.4 After Delegated Authentication Succeeds
Chapter 16: 
 
16.1 Overview of Using LDAP with InterSystems IRIS
16.2 Configuring LDAP Authentication for InterSystems IRIS
16.3 Configuring LDAP Authorization for InterSystems IRIS
16.4 Other LDAP Topics
Chapter 17: 
 
17.1 Overview of Delegated Authorization
17.2 Creating Delegated (User-defined) Authorization Code
17.3 Configuring an Instance to Use Delegated Authorization
17.4 After Authorization — The State of the System
Appendix A: 
 
A.1 Enabling Auditing
A.2 Changing the Authentication Mechanism for an Application
A.3 Limiting the Number of Public Resources
A.4 Restricting Access to Services
A.5 Limiting the Number of Privileged Users
A.6 Disabling the _SYSTEM User
A.7 Restricting Access for UnknownUser
A.8 Configuring Third-Party Software
Appendix B: 
 
B.1 Converting an Unencrypted Database to be Encrypted
B.2 Converting an Encrypted Database to be Unencrypted
B.3 Converting an Encrypted Database to Use a New Key
B.4 Using Command-line Options with cvencrypt
Appendix C: 
 
Appendix D: 
 
D.1 The Underlying Need
D.2 About Public-Key Cryptography
D.3 Authentication, Certificates, and Certificate Authorities
D.4 How the CA Creates a Certificate
D.5 Limitations on Certificates: Expiration and Revocation
D.6 Recapping PKI Functionality
Appendix E: 
 
E.1 ^SECURITY
E.2 ^EncryptionKey
E.3 ^DATABASE
E.4 ^%AUDIT