How do I define the CA-Examine resource CLASS=CAEXAMIN to my external security manager ACF2? What would a sample rule look like?
CA-Examine makes SAF calls with a resource CLASS=CAEXAMIN, and one of the following entity names:
ENTITY=EXAMMON.BPXEKDA For z/OS cross-memory services to communicate with the EXAMMON address space.
ENTITY=TRAPAUTH.TEST For test traps generated through the use of DEBUG flag 16.
ENTITY=TRAPAUTH.BATCH For other traps issued in batch jobs.
ENTITY=TRAPAUTH.TSO For other traps issued from a TSO session.
There is no need to define the RESOURCE CLASS=CAEXAMIN to ACF2, however a CLASMAP record can be used to map the resource class to a unique TYPE code. The following example maps the RESOURCE CAEXAMIN to RSRCTYPE(EXA), a site can choose any three character TYPE code to uniquely associate the resource class to CA-Examine.
INSERT CLASMAP.caexamin RESOURCE(CAEXAMIN) RSRCTYPE(EXA) POSIT()
Sample ACF2 rule:
BATCH UID(user2 UID string) SERVICE(READ) ALLOW
TEST UID(user2 UID string) SERVICE(READ) ALLOW
TSO UID(user2 UID string) SERVICE(READ) ALLOW
See the eTrust CA-ACF2 Security for z/OS Administrator Guide for additional details on inserting a GSO CLASMAP record and writing resource rules.