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CAUL/CAUDIT Authentication Survey - May 2002

1.1 Does your university have a universitywide authentication system?

1.2 If yes, is it directory-based, and if so, which one
do you use (e.g., LDAP, Active Directory)?

2.0 What mechanisms does your institution use to manage access
to electronic resources (located on and off campus) that require
authentication for users on and off campus (e.g., IP filtering, reverse
proxy, user name & password, etc.)?

Australian
Catholic
University

Yes

Yes

eDirectory

Username/password, Reverse DNS lookups, IP filtering, VPN

ADFA

Yes

Yes

LDAP

IP filtering, EZproxy, Username/password

ANU

No

LDAP planned

Challenge-response, IP filtering, Reverse proxy

Bond

No

LDAP (separate systems)

NT4 domain, LDAP, IP filtering (Authenticated proxy planned)

CQU

Yes

LDAP/Active Directory planned

IP filtering, Username/password

Charles Sturt

Yes

LDAP/Active Directory

Username/password, Firewalling, IP filtering, User grouping

Curtin

No

eTrust Directory planned

Authentication against ILMS, Ezproxy, IP filtering

Deakin

Yes

Not directory-based but uses
LDAP/Active Directory

Apache htaccess, Reverse proxy (Squid, EZproxy)

Edith Cowan

Yes

Yes

Active Directory/eTrust

IP filtering, Proxies, Username/password

Flinders

No

Yes

LDAP (Novell eDirectory)

VPN, IP filtering

Griffith

Yes

Yes

LDAP (Novell eDirectory)

Reverse proxy using LDAP username/password

New system planned

Yes

Not completely

Under implementation

Reverse proxy. IP filtering. Username/password. Username/password Murdoch Yes Yes LDAP (currently). EZproxy University of Ballarat Yes Yes NDS EZproxy with LDAP Bind Yes IP filtering. Username/password.. is it directory-based.g. Username/password.)? LDAP/Messaging Direct MVAULT/ iPlanet Directory Server/Novell eDirectory Reverse proxy.0 What mechanisms does your institution use to manage access to electronic resources (located on and off campus) that require authentication for users on and off campus (e. EZproxy . Proxies Novell eDirectory planned Username/password. IP filtering. EZproxy. and if so. Reverse proxy (iChain). eTrust/Active Directory planned NT domains. Username/password Northern Territory No QUT Yes RMIT Yes Southern Cross Yes Swinburne No University of Adelaide Yes Yes LDAP IP filtering. etc. IP filtering.2 If yes. reverse proxy.. LDAP. EZproxy IP filtering. VPN Kerberos Username/password.1.g. which one do you use (e. EZproxy Novell eDirectory IP filtering. IP filtering. LDAP LDAP university-wide system planned Reverse proxy (Innopac). Reverse proxy (EZproxy). EZproxy. EZproxy James Cook Yes La Trobe No Macquarie No Monash Yes Yes LDAP (iPlanet) IP filtering. Active Directory)? Yes 2. user name & password.1 Does your university have a universitywide authentication system? 1. Reverse proxy (Innopac) LDAP system planned Username/password.

reverse proxy. Username/password. and if so. Username/library barcode. IP filtering.0 What mechanisms does your institution use to manage access to electronic resources (located on and off campus) that require authentication for users on and off campus (e. IP filtering. LDAP. Reverse proxy. Reverse proxy.g. EZproxy). is it directory-based.1 Does your university have a universitywide authentication system? 1. Inbound proxy UNE Yes Distributed.)? University of Canberra Yes Yes IP filtering. Username/password University of Queensland Yes Yes Kerberos/LDAP/Active Directory IP filtering.2 If yes. Remote Patron Authentication (epixtech ILMS) USQ Yes Yes LDAP/Active Directory IP filtering. synchronised 'crypt'ed password files University of Newcastle Yes Yes LDAP/iPlanet Reverse proxy. user name & password. Authenticated proxy (Squid. Username/password University of Melbourne Yes IP filtering.. EZproxy University of Sydney No University of Tasmania Yes Yes NDS/LDAP IP filtering. Username/password IP filtering. Username/password UTS Yes Yes LDAP IP filtering.1. Username/password University of Sunshine Coast Yes Yes NDS incorporating LDAP Username/password. which one do you use (e. Username/password University of Western Australia No LDAP/X500/Active Directory IP filtering. Reverse proxy. Username/password authentication to address translating proxy University of South Australia Yes Active Directory planned Username/password.g.. Digital certificates. etc. Username/password . Active Directory)? 2.

LDAP.g. Username/password.g. IP filtering. Authentication against Library patron database (locally digitised documents) NEW ZEALAND Lincoln University Yes Yes eDirectory IP filtering. which one do you use (e. is it directory-based. and if so. Active Directory)? at present Yes 2.0 What mechanisms does your institution use to manage access to electronic resources (located on and off campus) that require authentication for users on and off campus (e. user name & password. Proxy. EZproxy. reverse proxy.. Authentication against directory . etc.1..)? Currently testing LDAP IP filtering. Username/password LDAP/RADIUS Standard proxy authentication against RADIUS/LDAP. EZproxy EZproxy (via University LDAP server).1 Does your university have a universitywide authentication system? University of Western Sydney No University of Wollongong Yes VUT No 1.2 If yes.

please indicate whether it contains one or more of the following metadata/fields: Surname First Name Student or Staff ID Unique ID (if different from the preceding) Faculty Australian Catholic University X ADFA X ANU X Bond X X CQU X X X Charles Sturt X X X X Deakin X X X X Edith Cowan X X X Flinders X X X X School Dept/ Division Course. BA e. e.g. OPG.3.0 If you have either a central directory or a separate directory for electronic resources. Undergrad. eg. HDR. research staff. Maths Unit/ Subject. Discipline.g.g.. Economics 101 Campus Status (e. teaching staff X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X Curtin X X X X X X X X X X ..

.g. Economics 101 X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X (Lib) X X X X X (Lib) X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X Campus Status (e.g. teaching staff X X (Lib) Northern Territory X X X X X X X X . Maths X X (Staff) X X Unit/ Subject. Discipline.3. HDR. BA e. OPG. eg. Undergrad.. e. research staff. please indicate whether it contains one or more of the following metadata/fields: Surname First Name Student or Staff ID Griffith X X X James Cook X X X La Trobe X X X Macquarie X X X Monash X X X Murdoch X X QUT X RMIT Southern Cross Unique ID (if different from the preceding) Faculty School Dept/ Division X X X (Staff) X (Staff) Course.0 If you have either a central directory or a separate directory for electronic resources.g.

g.. e. please indicate whether it contains one or more of the following metadata/fields: Surname First Name Swinburne Student or Staff ID Unique ID (if different from the preceding) Faculty School Dept/ Division Course.g. Undergrad. eg. BA e.g. OPG. Economics 101 Campus Status (e.0 If you have either a central directory or a separate directory for electronic resources. Maths Unit/ Subject.. HDR. research staff. Discipline. teaching staff X University of Adelaide University of Ballarat X X X (Student) University of Canberra X X X University of Melbourne X X University of Newcastle X X X X X University of Queensland X X X X University of South Australia X X X X USQ X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X UNE X X X X X X .3.

3. Economics 101 Campus X Status (e. HDR. Undergrad..0 If you have either a central directory or a separate directory for electronic resources. BA e. teaching staff X University of Sydney University of Western Australia X X X X X X X X X X NEW ZEALAND Lincoln University X X X X . please indicate whether it contains one or more of the following metadata/fields: Surname University of Sunshine Coast First Name Student or Staff ID Unique ID (if different from the preceding) Faculty School Dept/ Division Course.. e. eg.g. Discipline. OPG.g. Maths X X X X X X University of Tasmania X X X X X X X X X UTS X X X X X X X X X X (Lib) X (Lib) X (Lib) X (Lib) University of Western Sydney X X X X (Lib) X X X X X University of Wollongong X X X X VUT X X X X X Unit/ Subject.g. research staff.

LDAP Australian Catholic University X ADFA X eduPerson Locally developed X X ANU X Bond CQU None X X Charles Sturt Curtin X Deakin Edith Cowan X X Flinders X Griffith X X X James Cook X La Trobe Macquarie X Monash X X X Murdoch Northern Territory QUT X X .4.0 If you have an accessible metadata schema to describe your users. please indicate what it is: Standard X500.

0 If you have an accessible metadata schema to describe your users. LDAP RMIT eduPerson Locally developed None X Southern Cross X Swinburne X University of Adelaide X University of Ballarat X University of Canberra X University of Melbourne X X X X UNE University of Newcastle X University of Queensland X University of South Australia X USQ X University of Sunshine Coast X University of Sydney University of Tasmania X UTS X University of Western Australia X University of Western Sydney X X .4. please indicate what it is: Standard X500.

4. LDAP eduPerson Locally developed None University of Wollongong X VUT X NEW ZEALAND Lincoln University X .0 If you have an accessible metadata schema to describe your users. please indicate what it is: Standard X500.