Security and authentication

Content Platform for Cloud Scale Administration Guide

Version
2.6.x
File Size
1945 KB
Audience
anonymous
Part Number
MK-HCPCS008-10

HCP for cloud scale controls access to system functions through user accounts, roles, permissions, and, where user accounts are stored in an external identity provider, by OAuth tokens. All browser pages that make up the system are protected and cannot be reached without authentication. Users who try to reach a system page without authentication are redirected to the login page.

HCP for cloud scale controls access to data by S3 API requests through S3 credentials, ownership, and access control lists. HCP for cloud scale supports in-flight encryption (HTTPS) for all external communications.