Neural Computing and Applications

, Volume 29, Issue 10, pp 887–901 | Cite as

A novel multilayer AAA model for integrated applications

  • Afshin Rezakhani
  • Hossein Shirazi
  • Nasser Modiri
Original Article


Nowadays, one of the problems in current authentication, authorization and accounting (AAA) model is lack of accurate roadmap of access management in integrated applications based on operational needs. In the current systems, attributes are used as effective parameters of AAA in static form. We want to present that, in order to have an efficient AAA model, we should consider AAA requirements via multilayers security policies. In this paper, a comprehensive approach is represented which defines designing AAA not only for operational and implementation level, but also in the enterprise level. In this regard, the proposed model provides all security requirements for the establishment of appropriate application-level AAA. Some of these requirements must be obtained from regulations and threat modeling, and some of other are calculated by business processes and also operational levels. According to proposed multilayer approach, the evaluation must be considered in several dimensions. So, we’ll evaluate several aspects of the proposed model. The results show that the proposed model covers many security requirements as well. It can also be useful to enhance the information security in integrated applications.


AAA Multilayer security policies Integrated applications Regulations 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Afshin Rezakhani
    • 1
  • Hossein Shirazi
    • 1
  • Nasser Modiri
    • 2
  1. 1.Information, communications and Security Technologies ComplexMalek-Ashtar University of TechnologyTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of Computer EngineeringIslamic Azad University, Zanjan BranchZanjanIran

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