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From "Max Kington" <max.king...@flytxt.com>
Subject RE: Security stuff
Date Tue, 11 May 2004 12:49:18 GMT
I'll keep my gob shut next time.

-----Original Message-----
From: David Blevins [mailto:david.blevins@visi.com]
Sent: 11 May 2004 13:16
To: geronimo-dev@incubator.apache.org
Subject: Re: Security stuff


On Tue, May 11, 2004 at 07:47:12AM -0400, Alan D. Cabrera wrote:
> >
> > > > >Security should be a layered onion, not an achilles heal.
>
> > Yes, but at the same time it should be easy to use and configure,
> added
> > complexity leads to mistakes
> > when people have to configure around your protocols, the onion
> shouldn't
> > make you cry :-)
>
> Hee hee; note to self, use Russian doll analogy.  Yes Max, we hope that
> this is what we have.  We will have pre-configured dolls for
> administrators to snap in.
>

Gee, I thought the onion analogy was pretty good.  You know, each layer
makes the hacker cry.  Something like that :)

-David


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