Support for Passphrase Only Signon

Document ID : KB000016844
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Question:

Can the user force sign on with only a password phrase? 

Environment:
z/OS
Answer:

CA Top Secret 16.0 PTF RO98297 introduced an enhancement that support forcing users to sign on with only a password phrase.

To provide this support at the user level, by facility, or globally, the product now includes a user ACID attribute (PHRASEONLY), FACILITY suboption (PHRASEONLY), and a global control option (PHRASEONLY).

Additional Information:

The PHRASEONLY implementation is documented in CA Top Secret 16.0 - / Using /
https://docops.ca.com/ca-top-secret-for-z-os/16-0/en/using/managing-passwords-and-password-phrases/control-whether-user-signons-must-specify-passwords-or-password-phrases