Trusted IRIX™/CMW Security Administration Guide

Document Number: 007-3299-009


Written by Jeffrey B. Zurschmeide

Revised by Karen Johnson and Terry Schultz

Production by Glen Traefald


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Record of Revision

Revision 001September 1996 
Original publication.

Revision 002July 1998 
Second revision

Revision 003May 2000 
Revised to support the Trusted IRIX/CMW 6.5.8 release.

Revision 004February 2001 
Revised to support the Trusted IRIX/CMW 6.5.11 release.

Revision 005August 2001 
Revised to support the Trusted IRIX/CMW 6.5.13 release.

Revision 006February 2003 
Revised to support the Trusted IRIX/CMW 6.5.19 release.

Revision 007May 2003 
Revised to support the Trusted IRIX/CMW 6.5.20 release.

Revision 008August 2003 
Revised to support the Trusted IRIX/CMW 6.5.21 release.

Revision 009November 2003 
Revised to support the Trusted IRIX/CMW 6.5.22 release.