A.8 Security

A.8.1 Security Profiles

Any support for Security Profiles as defined in PS3.15 shall be described here. Any extensions to Security Profiles shall be described, e.g., extended schema for audit trail messages.

An implementation shall declare which level of security features it supports, including such things as:

  1. The conditions under which the implementation preserves the integrity of Digital Signatures (e.g., is the implementation bit-preserving).

  2. The conditions under which the implementation verifies incoming Digital Signatures.

  3. The conditions under which the implementation replaces Digital Signatures.

  4. IPv6 Security capabilities

A.8.2 Association Level Security

Any support for security at the Association level (e.g., allowing only certain AE-titles and/or IP addresses to open an Association) shall be specified here.

A.8.3 Application Level Security

Any support for additional application level security as it applies to the DICOM communication (e.g., passwords, biometrics) can be described here.