IBM Security zSecure UNIX System Services (USS) Security Overview (TK222G)
Who should attend
This intermediate-level course is intended for users that are involved in maintaining USS-related security definitions or auditing the z/OS USS environment. For example, security administrators, compliance officers, system programmers, and auditors.
You should have the following skills:
- Basic knowledge of and experience with RACF
- Familiarity with the IBM Security zSecure Admin or Audit ISPF panel interface
This course describes the security-related aspects of a z/OS UNIX System Services (USS) environment. Learn USS concepts, followed by an overview of the USS-related functions and applications of the IBM Security zSecure Admin and Audit products. Using the zSecure built-in reports and standard interface, you learn how to obtain USS-related information from RACF profiles and review the contents of the USS reports. Audit recommendations and the RACF concerns that are applicable to a z/OS USS environment are described. In addition, you learn about the USS-related resource profiles in the FACILITY and UNIXPRIV classes.