The ATS procedure calls for the use of NOPW combined with a terminal source. What is the best practice for securing Automatic Terminal Signon?
Are there OS/VTAM limitations that would prevent an attacker from impersonating/assuming the identity of a terminal secured via this method?
Is NOPW excluded from the NOPW STIG when using ATS?
Release : 16.0
Component : CA Top Secret for z/OS
*Documentation has been changed to support the removal of NOPW and NOPW STIG*
Automatic Terminal Signon supports the removal of NOPW (NOPW STIG) and can give acid(s) a password for Automatic Terminal Signon processing.
Automatic Terminal Signon recommends using SOURCE protection to be used along with a password.
For more information on Automatic Terminal Signon Procedures reference the link below: