Note: Question updated to narrow the scope a bit. Scenario Client <-> Application server <-> Data server Users use the client to connect to the application server and build queries for ...
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I am always confused by the way the word authentication is used in security literature (i.e., outside the crypto realm). Most of the time I understand that they are actually implying identification. ...