IBM Security zSecure Reviews

4.2 out of 5 stars
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Real User
Mainframe Systems Programmer at a tech company with 51-200 employees
Mar 28 2017

What is most valuable?

* The zSecure Admin provides us with a much more user-friendly administration of the RACF database. * TopSecret and ACF2 are also supported (if they were ordered). * The Database Cleanup utility feature: Used for identifying and removing old... more»

How has it helped my organization?

* Simplifies browsing and working with the RACF database. * You no longer need to search for records. With the zSecure Admin, you can browse and change security records in the security database. * Lots of our customers have old security... more»

What needs improvement?

The reporting feature needs to improve. It would be nice to have more control of the output formatting. Sometimes the customers want a specific layout of reports, which is not always possible.
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Senior Mainframe Security Engineer at a government with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 08 2017

What do you think of IBM Security zSecure?

Valuable Features Restoring the deleted object functionality (RA.4 – Recreate user/grp/ds/RES) The RACF database reporting feature: Is customizable through the CARLa programing language Event reporting from SMF • Improvements to My Organization The productivity and consistency in our organization has been improved by: The ability to easily generate reports A common interface for the security administrators • Room for Improvement There should be more supplied reports and CARLa samples. • Use of Solution I have used this tool for over ten years. • Stability Issues There were no stability issues. • Scalability Issues We did not experience any scalability issues. • Customer Service and Technical Support I would give the technical support a rating of 9/10....
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System Architect Z/OS at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
Mar 12 2017

What do you think of IBM Security zSecure?

Valuable Features All the features are valuable. These are the most valuable: Audits for rules Checks on databases • Improvements to My Organization Automates and simplifies management tasks Simplifies the management of multiple RACF databases: Integrates them quickly and efficiently • Room for Improvement I would like to see improvements in the certification (SSL). It must be less complicated. • Use of Solution It has been in use for over ten years. • Stability Issues We have not had any stability issues. • Scalability Issues We have not had any scalability issues. • Customer Service and Technical Support Technical support is optimal. • Previous Solutions I used CA Top Secret. • Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing I do not have any...

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What is IBM Security zSecure?

IBM Security zSecure V2.1.1 suite consists of multiple individual products designed to help you administer your mainframe security, monitor for threats, enforce policy compliance, audit usage and configurations, and assist in compliance management and audit reporting.

IBM Security zSecure Admin, IBM Security zSecure Visual, and IBM Security zSecure CICS Toolkit together provide administrative, provisioning, and management components that can significantly reduce administration time, effort, and costs, and help improve productivity and response time, as well as help reduce training time for new administrators.

IBM Security zSecure Audit, IBM Security zSecure Alert, and IBM Security zSecure Command Verifier together provide security policy enforcement, audit, monitoring, and compliance management capability. These offerings help ease the burden of compliance audits, help reduce the time and costs of performing compliance and monitoring, can improve security and incident handling, and can increase overall operational effectiveness.

IBM Security zSecure Adapters for QRadar SIEM V2.1.1, new to the suite, collects, formats, and sends enriched mainframe System Management Facility (SMF) audit records to IBM Security QRadar SIEM to be included in the enterprise-wide integrated security information and event management (SIEM), log management, anomaly detection, incident forensics, and configuration and vulnerability management.

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