Date: Mon, 3 Nov 1997 00:07:11 +0100
Reply-To: Aswin Bouwmeester <A.Bouwmeester@INTER.NL.NET>
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From: Aswin Bouwmeester <A.Bouwmeester@INTER.NL.NET>
Subject: Re: SAS/SHARE: Security requirements for server
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Roger Phillips wrote:
> Hi Andy
> I can only comment on the MVS environment. The SAS/SHARE started task indeed
> does need access to everything feasible, however, there is a hook-up to the
> security system whereby the requester's security rules are still checked. It
> is not therefore possible to use SAS/SHARE to get around security.
> I would have thought that would also be true in any other environment.
This is only true under MVS and the next release of NT 6.12. These are
the so called secure servers. There are no secure servers for other
platforms. However keep in mind that only SAS data can be read.