Protecting z/OS System Datasets

November 24, 2016 Rui Miguel Feio

It’s important to keep your z/OS system datasets protected. The table below, sets the advised security UACC settings to many of the system datasets. For system data sets that are listed in with a UACC greater than NONE, you might prefer to specify UACC(NONE) and create an access control list […]

RACF Application Identity Mapping (AIM)

November 4, 2016 Rui Miguel Feio

The Application Identity Mapping (AIM) is a RACF feature that provides translation between the RACF userid and the names that other software calls users (e.g. in z/OS Unix System Services the users are called UIDs). AIM has 4 stages: Stage 0 = Pre-conversion database Stage 1 = Builds and maintains, […]

Business Accelerator Event in Bristol, UK (03 November)

November 2, 2016 Rui Miguel Feio

Another day, another… presentation. 🙂 This time I’ll be presenting at the “Business Accelerator Event” in Bristol, UK. This event will occur this Thursday, 3rd of November and it’s the first of a series of events, to try to raise awareness on small and medium size businesses on 3 main […]