TSS7171W Unauthorized Source of System Entry

Document ID : KB000093262
Last Modified Date : 27/04/2018
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Introduction:
Resolving the 'TSS7171W Unauthorized Source of System Entry' security violation.
Question:
Receiving a  'TSS7171W Unauthorized Source of System Entry' security violation for a batch job.
Answer:
There is  a SOURCE restriction on the acid which means this acid is only allowed to signon to certain terminal/places. 

Run a TSSUTIL report and look for the violation to determine the SOURCE or terminal they are trying to signon to. 

To authorize a user to a SOURCE issue a: 

TSS ADD(acid) SOURCE(source/terminal)