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Oracle 10g Centralized CRL Management
This Oracle Database 10g new feature reduces
administrative costs by allowing certificate revocation lists (CRLs)
to be centrally stored in the Oracle Internet Directory, as an
alternative to local multiple CRL stores.
In order to use centralized CRL Management, the
orapki command line tool is used to download and manipulate the CRL
As discussed above, the orapki documentation is
incomplete at best. The comments in the section "Turning on CRL
Processing" apply here.
Now lets examine the centralized management of
Centralized User Management for Kerberos Users
Oracle 10g Enterprise users can be
authenticated using their Kerberos credentials. This new Oracle 10g
feature extends the support for Kerberos users from external users
to global users, and allows the users to be mapped to an exclusive
or shared schema. Let's examine what this means.
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