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From oleg yusim <>
Subject Re: Security labels
Date Fri, 29 Jan 2016 01:37:21 GMT

Absolutely. Security label is mechanism of access control, utilized by MAC
(mandatory access control) model, and not utilized by DAC (discretionary
access control) model, we all are used to. In database content it is
illustrated for instance here:

Now, as per my goals, I'm making a security assessment for Cassandra DB
with a goal to produce STIG on this product. That is one of the parameters
in database SRG I have to assess against.



On Thu, Jan 28, 2016 at 6:32 PM, Patrick McFadin <> wrote:

> Cassandra has support for authentication security, but I'm not familiar
> with a security label. Can you describe what you want to do?
> Patrick
> On Thu, Jan 28, 2016 at 2:26 PM, oleg yusim <> wrote:
>> Greetings,
>> Does Cassandra support security label concept? If so, where can I read on
>> how it should be applied?
>> Thanks,
>> Oleg

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