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Re: [Condor-users] GSI auth in Windows

On 23 Aug 2012, at 09:05, Zachary Miller wrote:

>> My question arises more as a result of not quite knowing the ins and outs of how Condor works at a low level.  What worried me is that someone
>> could write a script to send an arbitrary packet to a Condor port which would be unauthenticated.  I assume, however, that without a daemon handshake (authenticated +/- encrypted, etc) that this would be impossible.
> correct.  your configuration will keep people without your SSL cert from
> sending packets that condor will honor, regardless of your ALLOW_WRITE
> setting.  this is because you have the SEC_DAEMON_AUTHENTICATION now set

Perfect!  Just what I needed to know.

Thanks :-)


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