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CDSA Explained, Second Edition

CDSA Explained, Second Edition

Reference: G905


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The Guide is intended as an introductory text to CDSA, which is a set of layered security services that provides the infrastructure for extensible and interoperable security solutions.


The Guide is intended as an introductory text for CIOs, Security Managers, and anyone whose role draws them towards communications and data security problems in the Internet and Intranet application space, or anyone with a procurement role involving identification and specification of industry-standard and industry-proven security products. It explains how applications can use CDSA, the benefits derived from its use, and the deployment timeline.
Additional Information

Additional Information

Reference G905
US ISBN 1931624038
UK ISBN 1859122272
Published 15 Aug 2001
Pages 130
Type Guides
Subject Security
Standards Information

Standards Information Base

Common Name CDSA Explained
Status Adopted
Service Category Security and Risk Services
Service Security Management Services
Type The Open Group Guide