This live four-day hands-on workshop provides a guided walk-through of a security audit and vulnerability assessment performed on the IBM i (AS/400, iSeries). The workshop is designed for those that need to know how to detect security weaknesses and perform vulnerability assessments on the popular IBM i (iSeries, AS/400) platform. Students will learn the assessment methodologies, techniques and the IBM supplied tools used by leading security experts. The workshop will guide the student through the in-depth assessment process, focusing on the student's own ability to properly assess security vulnerabilities, and understand the risks associated with vulnerabilities. Workshop student materials include the workshop student guide, assessment checklists and numerous security assessment reference materials including the book "PowerTips for IBM i Security".
Before taking this course, you should have basic knowledge of IT security concepts.
4 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for those that need to know how to detect security weaknesses and perform vulnerability assessments on the popular IBM i (iSeries, AS/400) platform.
System i Assessment Overview
- Assessing System Level Security
- Assessing Security of User Accounts
- Use of Adopted Authority
- Object Oriented Architecture
- Using the Security Toolkit for Reporting
- Work Management Security
- Evaluating Application Security
- Evaluating Network Security
- Using System Auditing Capabilities
- Using the IBM i Navigator for Windows