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Status Under review
Workspace Db2 for z/OS
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 27, 2021

DB2 / RACF - Option for Less informative RACF / logon messages

A recent Pen Test via DDF returned the normal responses - Invalid User, Invalid Password, User not authorised, etc.

We are being asked if this can be replaced by a more generic message so as to not give any clues to a fraudulent logon attempt.

Is there anyway of DB2 interacting with RACF for this ? I am led to believe there was a similiar request from CICS and there was zparm to make the return message more generic.


In the current world of mass phishing/logon attempts this could be a simple & popular enhancement

Needed By Quarter