:: Session 3: Day 2: Time 14:30 to
Security 1: Introduction
14:30 Introduction to Security
Security: Is it possible...?
A Question of Trust
Who Am I??
Public Key Infrastructures (PKIs)
Certificates and Authorities
Proxies and Temporary Credentials
- Security 1: Introduction [ppt
Dr. John Watt
John is a Grid engineer for the National e-Science Centre Hub at the University of Glasgow, which he joined
in early 2002. Since May 2004 he has been working with advanced Privilege Management Infrastructures
(PMIs) for the DyVOSE project utilising the PERMIS access control software. He also contributes to various
Shibboleth-enabling projects across the UK, and helped establish a masters-level Grid computing module at
Glasgow which has completed its second year.
Prior to Grid Computing, he worked at Kymata Optoelectronics (Livingston) as an embedded software engineer
for passive optical device subsystems. He holds a BSc. in Physics and a Ph.D in Experimental Particle
Physics, both from the University of Glasgow.