On 10/22/13 9:15 AM, Steinmetz, Paul wrote:
3rd party app upgrade needs *RMTCMD Host server running, any
security issues need to be aware of?
FWiW: There is the capability to register an exit program for that
feature, possibly to address additional concerns, beyond what has
already been noted in other replies. If already known... then this
reply serves merely as reference material in the archives:
IBM i 7.1 Information Center -> Connecting to your system -> IBM i
Access -> IBM i Access for Windows -> Administration -> Host server
administration -> Use server exit programs -> Exit program parameters
_i Remote command and distributed program call server i_
"Identify the IBM® i exit point for the remote command and the
distributed program call server
The remote command and distributed program call server has one exit
QIBM_QZRC_RMT format CZRC0100
The following link is another path to the above, but this link lacks
a parent topic and adds little if anything more; included anyhow:
_i Host Server Exit Programs i_
"Host server exit programs allow system administrators to control which
activities a client user is allowed for each of the specific servers.
All of the servers support user-written exit programs. ..."