The IBM iSeries AS400 servers have traditionally offered a very stable and secure native environment for “5250” users. As progress in connectivity increases for these iSeries systems continues, your midrange systems become more vulnerable to attack because these protocols bypass the iSeries native security functions. Also, services such as REXEC, TELNET, FTP, DOS PROMPT, and ODBC provide direct access to data, allowing for all sorts of data mishandling within the organization, as well as outside.
The BSafe Global Security software solution for the AS/400 is a comprehensive security solution for your midrange IBM systems. As a Server-Proven solution, the BSafe/Global Security prevents penetration of your iSeries servers from the internet and a variety of other networks. What is unique about BSafe, is that the software completely integrates the major security functions needed for servers running critical business applications. The main security functions included with BSafe/Global Security for the iSeries are:
BSafe also assists with Sarbanes-Oxley compliance by protecting iSeries AS/400 data from unlawful changes and removal. In addition, BSafe Global Security also logs data changes, and makes those changes available for audit, in accordance with the US Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.
The BSafe Global Security software also complies with the ISO 17799 IT security standard, the most widely recognized security standard. BSafe Global Security approach all aspects of ISO 17799, including: