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A system, method and article of manufacture, for improving object security in an object oriented system, includes one or more processors, a memory system, one or more I/O controllers, each controlling one or more I/O devices, a bus connecting the processors, the memory system and the I/O controllers, an operating system controlling operation of the processors, the memory system and the I/O controllers, and an object oriented control means which includes means for grouping objects which share common access control policies, where an access control list becomes associated with each object group and the policy applicable to the members of the group. An object may be part of multiple groups, and based upon an environment's policy, granting access to the object may be based on a single default object group or on the access granted by the union of all of its object groups.

Title
Information handling system, method, and article of manufacture for efficient object security processing by grouping objects sharing common control access policies
Application Number
8/582270
Publication Number
5787427
Application Date
January 3, 1996
Publication Date
July 28, 1998
Inventor
Anthony Joseph Nadalin
Austin
TX, US
George Robert Blakley III
Austin
TX, US
Messaoud Benantar
Poughkeepsie
NY, US
Agent
Jenkins & Gilchrist
Agent
Mark S Walker
Assignee
International Business Machines Corporation
NY, US
IPC
G06F 12/14
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