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Tectia

Securing the Client

By default, the configuration of Tectia client tools for z/OS is aimed toward usability. If you want to have a minimal, high-security configuration, you have to disable some functionality.

Connecting to servers whose admin you do not trust and who may be malicious is a significant security risk. Avoid it. However, there are a few ways to reduce the risk.


 

 
Highlights from the SSH.COM blog:

  • Cryptomining with the SSH protocol: what big enterprises need to know about it

    Cryptomining malware is primarily thought of as targeting desktops and laptops and is used to hijack system resources to mine cryptocurrency.
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  • SLAM the door shut on traditional privileged access management

    Did you know that something as trivial-sounding as granting access for your developers or third parties to a product development environment can throw a gorilla-sized monkey wrench into your operations and productivity?
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  • We broke the IT security perimeter

    Everyone understands the concept of a security perimeter. You only gain access if you are identified and authorized to do so.
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