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Security violations when putting maintenance to a CA product

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Article ID: 52251

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Products

Compress Data Compression for MVS Compress Data Compression for Fujitsu Datacom DATACOM - AD Mainframe Software Manager (Chorus Software Manager) MICS Resource Management CIS COMMON SERVICES FOR Z/OS 90S SERVICES DATABASE MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS FOR DB2 FOR Z/OS COMMON PRODUCT SERVICES COMPONENT Common Services CA ECOMETER SERVER COMPONENT FOC Easytrieve Report Generator for Common Services INFOCAI MAINTENANCE IPC UNICENTER JCLCHECK COMMON COMPONENT Mainframe VM Product Manager CHORUS SOFTWARE MANAGER CA ON DEMAND PORTAL CA Service Desk Manager - Unified Self Service PAM CLIENT FOR LINUX ON MAINFRAME MAINFRAME CONNECTOR FOR LINUX ON MAINFRAME GRAPHICAL MANAGEMENT INTERFACE WEB ADMINISTRATOR FOR TOP SECRET Xpertware

Issue/Introduction

When putting maintenance to a CA product you can get the following security errors:

 BPXP024I BPXAS INITIATOR STARTED ON BEHALF OF JOB MSMMKDIR RUNNING IN ASID 0059
 ICH408I USER(xxxxxxx ) GROUP(yyyyyyy ) NAME( zzzzzzz zzzzzzz ) 835
    /extractorGimapiTrace
    CL(DIRACC ) FID(00000001000000010000000000000000)
    INSUFFICIENT AUTHORITY TO MKDIR
    ACCESS INTENT(-W-) ACCESS ALLOWED(OTHER R-X)
    EFFECTIVE UID(0000010033) EFFECTIVE GID(0000000112)
 ICH408I USER(xxxxxxx ) GROUP(yyyyyyy ) NAME( zzzzzzz zzzzzzz ) 845
    /extractorTrace CL(DIRACC ) FID(00000001000000010000000000000000)
    INSUFFICIENT AUTHORITY TO UNLINK
    ACCESS INTENT(-W-) ACCESS ALLOWED(OTHER R-X)
    EFFECTIVE UID(0000010033) EFFECTIVE GID(0000000112)

 



Environment

Release:
Component: MSM

Resolution

This sample shows RACF security violations, but to solve it you will need to add the UID(0) to the user you are using.
Or use BPX.SUPERUSER profile of FACILITY class, instead of UID(0).