Research on Security Policy and Framework

Date Added: Apr 2010
Format: PDF

Policies are rules that govern the choices in behaviors of a system. Security policies define what actions are permitted or not permitted, for what or for whom, and under what conditions. In this paper, the present situation of research on policy is overviewed, including policy and security policy definition, policy language, the conflict detection of policy and policy framework. Finally, the summary and the future trends of policy and security policy study are given.