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From Web Services Glossary (2004-02-11) | Glossary for this source

A domain is an identified set of agents and/or resources that is subject to the constraints of one of more policies.


From Hypertext Terms (1995-04-15) | Glossary for this source

We have used this specifically for a unit of protection. It could possibly correspond to a database , and in that case would be a better (less vague) term for it.
domain name

From Glossary of "Weaving the Web" (1999-07-23) | Glossary for this source

A name (such as "") of a service, Web site, or computer, and so on in a hierarchical system of delegated authority- the Domain Name System.
security domain

From Web Services Glossary (2004-02-11) | Glossary for this source

An environment or context that is defined by security models and a security architecture, including a set of resources and set of system entities that are authorized to access the resources. One or more security domains may reside in a single administrative domain. The traits defining a given security domain typically evolve over time. [RFC 2828]

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