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Monday, April 24 • 10:15am - 12:30pm
133: IBM i Security from the Ground Up

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Come to this session to learn the basics of IBM i Security. During this session Carol will cover the three building blocks of IBM i Security - Security-relevant System Values, User Profile Configuration and Object Security. Carol will also describe how (the order) the system checks security as well as program adoption. This session builds the foundation for other topics discussed during the rest of the conference.

Learning Objectives:
Understand the functions provided by security-relevant system values
Know which attributes of the user profile contribute to the capabilities of the user and understand the best practices settings for these attributes
Understand the options available for setting authority on objects (files, programs, etc)
Know the order in which IBM i checks authority when a user accesses an object
See how you can create and manage user profiles, system values and permissions in New Navigator

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Carol Woodbury

President, CTO, Co-Founder, DXR Security
With over 25 years experience in the area of IT security, Carol is known world-wide as an expert in the area of computer security. During her career, Carol has architected security solutions for Fortune 100 companies as well as small and medium-sized organizations. Carol is passionate... Read More →

Monday April 24, 2023 10:15am - 12:30pm MDT
Governors Square 17
  • Session Level Beginner
  • Audience Any user that has little or no knowledge of IBM i Security or someone that needs a refresher of the details of IBM i security will benefit from this session.