[OpenAFS] AFS in the age of the wild west internet
Tue, 3 May 2016 11:02:56 -0400 (EDT)
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Yes, of course we do that. My question is whether there is also a way to=
say that some volumes cannot be accessed from outside our network=20
regardless of credentials. Would it work to put all those volumes on a=20
server with a firewall that blocks access?
System Administrator, Dept of Mathematics
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
On Tue, 3 May 2016, Brandon Allbery wrote:
> fs sa /path/to/whatever system:anyuser none
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> While I really like the concept of AFS as a world-wide filesystem, I'm st=
arting to wonder if it's a good idea in the modern age of cyberattacks.
> How safe is it to leave AFS open to the world?
> Some of the data we store in AFS does not need to be accessed from outsid=
e of our network; is there a good way of blocking access to it from outside=
while preserving access to other data in the cell?
> Steve Gaarder
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