I have been given the task of defining a process for assigning administrative access. One of the requirements for this processs is that if a subject wishes to gain adminstrative access, only the ...
This question is about Claims-Based Authorization and Windows Identity Foundation (unfortunately I lack the priviledge to create a tag for this). Consider the following simple use case: I have a ...
Lets say a web application has four user roles. Standard, Supervisor, Manager and Administrator. Should a manager be able to promote someone else to a Manager, or only to a supervisor? I realize in ...
What are the benefits of each, and when should I choose one over the other? Are there situations where these should be merged? Do you have examples of common usages? And what about MAC, where ...