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OA54486: WHEN EXECUTING PCI-DSS REPORTS WITHOUT A RACF INPUT SOURCE, NO ERROR IS PRODUCED.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When executing PCI-DSS reports without a RACF input source, no
    error is produced.  This leads to reports showing
    non-compliance.
    

Local fix

  • Insure you have provided a RACF input source.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: Users of zSecure Audit exploiting the        *
    *                 PCI-DSS compliance reports.                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: zSecure Audit might generate incorrect  *
    *                      PCI-DSS compliance reports in cases     *
    *                      where no RACF source is provided.       *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply the PTF provided and review the        *
    *                 documentation updates.                       *
    ****************************************************************
    When no RACF source (UNLOAD/RACF database) is specified as input
    for zSecure Audit, the software might generate incorrect PCI-DSS
    compliance reports and no error/warning messages are issued.
    

Problem conclusion

  • zSecure Audit has been modified so it issues a MSGCKR0617 while
    generating the PCI-DSS compliance reports and no RACF source is
    provided to the software. Please note the documentation changes
    as provided by the APAR tracking comment data.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • ×**** PE18/04/13 FIX IN ERROR. SEE APAR OA55300  FOR DESCRIPTION
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    OA54486

  • Reported component name

    ZSEC BASE,ADMIN

  • Reported component ID

    5655T0100

  • Reported release

    221

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-11-29

  • Closed date

    2018-04-09

  • Last modified date

    2018-05-01

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    UA95847 UA95848

Modules/Macros

  • C2REFLD  CKRCARL@ CKRDLKUP CKRERUN  CKRINLT  CKRINMO  CKRINP@
    CKRSYDB  GKRCARL@ GKRDLKUP GKRINLT  GKRINMO  GKRINP@  GKRSYDB
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    ZSEC BASE,ADMIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5655T0100

Applicable component levels

  • R221 PSY UA95960

       UP18/04/21 P F804

  • R230 PSY UA95988

       UP18/04/21 P F804

Fix is available

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Document Information

Modified date:
01 May 2018