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From "Coe, Robin" <robin....@bluecoat.com>
Subject RE: Cassandra access control
Date Wed, 02 Dec 2009 21:43:19 GMT
Public IPs and ports make it so.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jake Luciani [mailto:jakers@gmail.com] 
Sent: December 2, 2009 4:39 PM
To: cassandra-user@incubator.apache.org
Subject: Re: Cassandra access control

If there is a use case to open a Cassandra cluster to the world then I  
agree.

Sent from my iPhone

On Dec 2, 2009, at 4:24 PM, "Coe, Robin" <robin.coe@bluecoat.com> wrote:

> NoSQL doesn't mean no security.  A production database engine has to
> protect its data.  The trick is to make the auth framework fast enough
> that it doesn't adversely affect performance and robust enough that an
> application requesting data doesn't have to jump through hoops to get
> it.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jake Luciani [mailto:jakers@gmail.com]
> Sent: December 2, 2009 4:00 PM
> To: cassandra-user@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Cassandra access control
>
> +1 this is nosql afterall.
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> On Dec 2, 2009, at 3:54 PM, Mark Robson <markxr@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> How about we make authentication optional, and have the protocol
>> being stateful only if you want to authenticate?
>>
>> That way we don't break backwards compatibility or introduce extra
>> complexity for people who don't need it.
>>
>> Mark

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