Richard Whittaker, Gonzalo Argote-Garcia, Peter J. Clarke, Raimund K. Ege


One of the main approaches to accessing heterogeneous data is via the use of a mediation framework. The current problem with mediation systems is that they are viewed as black boxes from the perspective of their clients. As clients enter their data, they are unable to control the access to their data from entities within the mediation system. In this paper we present a solution in the form of a security framework, named Collaboration Security Framework that addresses the needs of all entities, i.e. external clients, mediators or data sources, to have autonomy in applying security policies during collaboration. As a result all entities participating in a collaboration have control over the access to their data by applying local, global and collaboration channel security rules, which can be changed at runtime and that are security model independent.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Whittaker R., Argote-Garcia G., J. Clarke P. and K. Ege R. (2006). COLLABORATION SECURITY FOR MODERN INFORMATION SYSTEMS . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2006) ISBN 978-972-8865-63-4, pages 363-370. DOI: 10.5220/0002095803630370

in Bibtex Style

author={Richard Whittaker and Gonzalo Argote-Garcia and Peter J. Clarke and Raimund K. Ege},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2006)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2006)
SN - 978-972-8865-63-4
AU - Whittaker R.
AU - Argote-Garcia G.
AU - J. Clarke P.
AU - K. Ege R.
PY - 2006
SP - 363
EP - 370
DO - 10.5220/0002095803630370