This chapter provides an overview of the security architecture for Blue Gene/Q. There are three aspects to the Blue Gene/Q security model: an object-based model, network communications, and the database.
18.1 Object based model
Blue Gene/Q uses an object-based security model with three basic object types:
There are five types of actions upon these objects:
Not all actions apply to all object types, for example, the update action does not apply for a job object.
There is also ...