IBM Security zSecure UNIX System Services (USS) Security Overview (TK222G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

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

Course Content

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.

Classroom Training

Duration 1 day

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 790.- €
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Digital courseware Dates and Booking
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23/01/2017 Berlin
20/03/2017 Frankfurt
15/05/2017 Stuttgart
10/07/2017 Hamburg
04/09/2017 Munich
30/10/2017 Düsseldorf
15/05/2017 Zurich
04/09/2017 Vienna (iTLS)