Security
RACF

Useful RACF Commands for Administrators

The following are a few common RACF commands used by Security Administrators in the Mainframe environment. Note that the commands shown are very simplified examples. More details of the commands and their parameters can be found in IBM’s manual.   User Profiles AU userid NAME(‘user_name’) DFLTGRP(grp_name) OWNER(owner) PASS(password) Add a […]

Security
RACF

What is RACF and what does it do?

RACF (Resource Access Control Facility) helps to secure an organization’s Mainframe environment by providing: – Flexible control of access to protected resources – Protection of installation-defined resources – Ability to store information for other products – Choice of centralized or decentralized control of profiles – An ISPF panel interface – […]