role-based access control

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role-based access control

An information system that limits the access that NHS staff as a UK facility have to patient care records, including what information can be accessed, how a system user can access it and the system user’s role.
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With such an approach strong discretionary access controls can be enforced in regards to files.
If users are allowed to download or upload data, the security package should provide encryption and discretionary access controls to keep each user's data in a controlled environment and accessible only to an authorized user.