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From Jonathan Creasy ...@box.com>
Subject Re: Quick question regarding kafka broker security
Date Fri, 07 Dec 2012 21:56:33 GMT
Are you planning to directly publicly expose a Kafka Broker?

-Jonathan

On Fri, Dec 7, 2012 at 1:53 PM, Subhash Agrawal <sagrawal@actuate.com>wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> I am new to Kafka broker and realized that Kafka broker does not enforce
> client authentication at connection or message level.
> To avoid DOS attack, we are planning to implement security certificate at
> client connection level, not at message level,  so that
> we can authenticate client connection before accepting messages.
>
> Can you guys share your thoughts about this idea if it will be feasible
> without impacting system throughput?
>
> Thanks
> Subhash A.
>



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