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Security : Security in OpenEdge : Progress Dynamics security features : Setting basic security options
Setting basic security options
The basic security options in Progress Dynamics include:
*Setting global options:
*Choosing between a grant and revoke security model
*Enabling/disabling the security model
*Setting login and password options
*Setting session time-out limits
*Setting controls on accessing programs in multiple sessions and according to a single user ID
*Setting up user authentication
*Defining login companies (a mechanism to categorize groups of users)
*Defining security groups
*Creating and maintaining users, including:
*Assigning passwords
*Setting up profile users (users whose profiles can be used to define other users)
*Linking users and security groups
For more information on these basic security options, see OpenEdge Development: Progress Dynamics Administration.