The good news is that stuff on native AS/400 is already encrypted as far as 400 security is concerned. The challenge is that internet & PC standards have various ways to communicate with computers in which security is not part of the design. So you generally have to look at stuff like FTP & Wireless & so forth to see if this or that can be locked down & if it cannot, then the people at the company know that it cannot & you either use it knowing the security hole, or not use it & be safe. > I was just asked is we have any encryption packages for the 400, I know > think this is available as a feature but I can not find the book or pages > that I read this in. > > Anyone know where I can hunt this information up? and so I can give the > choices, I posted on the COBOL list for any home grown code, but I could > also use some input on any packages anyone might have used. > > My understanding is that security wants us to encrypt UID/PWD that we have > in a external client user verification system, so basically the thing does > not need to be heavy duty. I am going to surf about and cook up a list of > possibilities that I can match with any possible Kudos and/or horror > stories. > > Tia, > > Howard Weatherly > Systems Advisor > Computer Task Group, Inc. > > firstname.lastname@example.org > email@example.com > Howard.Weatherly@ctg.com MacWheel99@aol.com (Alister Wm Macintyre) (Al Mac) BPCS 405 CD Manager / Programmer @ Global Wire Technologies Incorporated http://www.globalwiretechnologies.com = new name same quality wire engineering company: fax # 812-424-6838
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