Information security

From ImperialWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Information security in Star Wars)
m (Information security in Star Wars)
Line 31: Line 31:
  
 
==Information security in ''[[Star Wars]]''==
 
==Information security in ''[[Star Wars]]''==
Officers in the Imperial armed forces all carry on their person one to four code cylinders (the more carried the higher the access level) that they seem to use in order to be able access systems from what ever work station that they are operating from, indicating that Imperial information security is token-based.  In many of the ''Star Wars'' computer games, these cylinders take on the function of keys, opening locked doors once they are acquired.  They also have electronic combination locks that are used to secure high-level systems, vaults, and areas.  
+
Officers in the Imperial armed forces all carry on their person one to four code cylinders (the more carried the higher the access level) that they seem to use to access systems from what ever any work station on the network, indicating that Imperial information security is token-based.  In many of the ''Star Wars'' computer games, these cylinders take on the function of keys, opening locked doors once they are acquired.  They also have electronic combination locks that are used to secure high-level systems, vaults, and areas.  
  
 
The access protocols for Republic and Imperial computers are not clear, but their primary weakness seems to be inadequate authorization controls for low priority systems.  
 
The access protocols for Republic and Imperial computers are not clear, but their primary weakness seems to be inadequate authorization controls for low priority systems.  

Revision as of 12:10, 27 February 2013

Personal tools