-- RogerBurroughes - 20 Jul 2015

Name Informatics Secure AFS Web Space
Description A secure web server that provides AFS space, which is accessible from anywhere and is editable by the user, but the web (browser) access via Apache is constrained to a separate, user-specific ID (not the generic ID as is normal on other web servers).
Unit Services
End Users Academic Staff, Research Staff
Software Local modification to suexec within httpd RPM
Hardware VM
Risk One Person
Review Status Not Reviewed
Review Details

Dependencies Apache (including mod_waklog, mod-cosign, and suexec), and AFS.
Redundancy Normal backup copies. No live alternative other than standard AFS built-ins.
Connection Authentication Kerberos
Connection Authentication Details (if Other)

Connection Authorization None
Connection Authorization Details (if Other)

Connection Configuration Management LCFG
Connection Configuration Management Details (if Other)

Connection Visibility World
Connection Visibility Details (if Other)

Connection Supported Clients Any file browser, any web browser.
Connection Client Configuration

Backend Authentication Kerberos
Backend Authentication Details (if Other)

Backend Authorization Inherited from Connection, Other
Backend Authorization Details (if Other) AFS ACLs (as authenticated user)
Backend Configuration Management LCFG
Backend Configuration Management Details (if Other)

User Feature Authentication Inherited from Connection
User Feature Authentication Details (if Other)

User Feature Authorization Inherited from Connection
User Feature Authorization Details (if Other)

User Feature Configuration Management LCFG
User Feature Configuration Management Details (if Other)

Link to End User Documentation https://wiki.inf.ed.ac.uk/DICE/ServicesUnitSecureWebAFSUserDocs
Link to Technical Documentation https://wiki.inf.ed.ac.uk/DICE/ServicesUnitSecureWebAFSSupportDocs
Miscellaneous Comments

This topic: DICE > WebLeftBar > ServiceCatalogue > ServiceCatalogueEntrySecureAFSWeb
Topic revision: r3 - 21 Jul 2015 - 11:04:42 - RogerBurroughes
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