To be clear, Accumulo also has per-user security tokens, which are
tied to the user, not the data. These are used for user
authentication. Once a user is authenticated, the labels on the data
are used for filtering the data for that user's authorizations.
Christopher L Tubbs II
On Mon, Dec 16, 2013 at 5:02 PM, Michael Allen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> You got it. :)
> On Mon, Dec 16, 2013 at 4:56 PM, Sujee Maniyam <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> On Mon, Dec 16, 2013 at 1:40 PM, Michael Allen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>> Hi Sujee, I'm not exactly following you when you are talking about a
>>> "security token". Are you maybe referring to the visibility labels within
>>> the cell level security feature of Accumulo?
>> yes, I meant the cell level 'visibility token'
>> So I guess, that kind of answers my question :-)
>> These are not super-secret tokens... just visibility levels.
>> Admins grants the visibility levels per user , to control access