Policies & Documents

Relevant Security Policy Documents for Users and Sites

The mandate to provide recommendations and policies that define the expected behaviour of sites and users to ensure a secure distributed computing infrastructure , has been given to the SPG group.
As a member of the EGI Infrastructure IGI endorses these documents and integrates them, whenever necessary, with regional rules and specifications.
The following is a list of the main security policy documents for grid users and site operations.

Top Level Security Document

This document presents the Policy regulating those activities of Grid participants related to the security of Grid services and resources

Documents for the Users

This document describes the conditions of use which must be accepted by all Users during their registration as members of a VO. Having one common AUP for all Users of all VOs regardless of which Grid's resources they are using eases the issues of interoperability.]

Documents for the Sites

This policy defines a set of security-related responsibilities placed on the Grid implementing a procedure to register a Site with the Grid, and on the Site and its managers.

This document describes the conditions that have to be agreed during registration and pariticipation of a Site in the Grid.

This policy defines the minimum requirements for traceability of actions on Grid Resources and Services as well as the production and retention of security related logging in the Grid.

This document presents the minimum requirements and policy framework for the handling of user-level accounting data created, stored, transmitted, processed and analysed as a result of the execution of jobs on the Grid.

Documents for the VOs

This document defines the policies, procedures and responsibilities that VOs need to accept during their registration with the Grid infrastructure.

This policy defines a set of security-related responsibilities placed on the Grid implementing a procedure to register a VO with the Grid, and on the VO and its managers.

This policy defines the minimum requirements on Virtual Organisation (VO) Managers for managing the members of their VOs.

This Policy applies to all Portals operated by Virtual Organisations that participate in the Grid.