Authentication, Authorization and Access Control for Dummies

Just as in the book series “… For Dummies”, this post is meant to introduce the concept of authentication, authorization and access control for non-technical readers.

To start with, a simple principle needs to be introduced and highlighted: Security principles in IT are exactly the same as those in real life. By understanding this simple statement, you will be able to understand all IT security principles in a very easy manner.

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