Dekho supports six authentication methods and two authorisation methods. Authorisation works in combination with Authentication, enabling administrators control over a number security measures.

§ Authentication is the protocol Dekho users to authorise users.

§ Authorisation: is the policy that defines where Dekho Roles are specified, Dekho or LDAP.

The available settings in the Authorisation form are dependent on the “authentication” protocols;

§ Anonymous

§ Dekho User (Dekho)


§ Kerberos (LDAP)


§ Pre-Authenticated (LDAP or Dekho)

Standard Security Settings

Saving Security Settings

Dekho Roles Security

LDAP Groups Security