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Security Privileged Identity Manager AccessProfile for WinSCP



Privileged identity management AccessProfile for WinSCP.

Download Description

This package contains the check-out and check-in AccessProfile for WinSCP.

New features or updates

The package adds support for check-in and check-out automation for privileged identities for the WinSCP file transfer utility.

Date Description
30 November 2018

AccessProfile version 1.4
Fixed incorrect window signature issue.

4 May 2018 AccessProfile version 1.3
- Updated AccessProfile widgets with backward compatibility support.
31 October 2017 AccessProfile version: 1.1
- Updated AccessProfile widgets.
- Added support for WinSCP 5.9.6.
15 December 2016 Added support for version 2.1.0.
30 June 2016 Initial.
AccessProfile version: 1.0



Known issues and limitations


APAR Description
None. Only GUI based recording is supported.
None. Multi tab check-in and check-out is supported but check-in will only occur when the application is closed and not when an individual tab is closed.
None. When you define a target host in the WinSCP Login page, leave the user name and password fields empty. If you choose to save or specify a user name or password for the host, credential check-out will not occur.


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Compatibility matrix

Supported components

  • IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager
    • Version 2.1.1 requires Privileged Access Agent 2.1.1 or later.
    • Version 2.1.0 requires Privileged Access Agent 2.1.0 with fix pack 9 or later.
    • Version 2.0.2 requires AccessAgent 8.2.2 with fix pack 21 or later.
    • Version 2.0.1, 2.0.0,, 1.0.1 requires AccessAgent 8.2.1 with interim fix 20 only.
  • WinSCP


Supported languages

Built and tested on the English language platform only.



  • IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager 1.0.1 or later is deployed.
  • If you have an existing WinSCP profile, back up the existing WinSCP AccessProfile, and then delete it before you upload the new WinSCP AccessProfile.

For more information about AccessStudio or AccessProfiles, see the product documentation.








Installation Instructions

  1. Download the package.
  2. Extract the AccessProfile to a location on your computer.
  3. Upload the AccessProfile.
    1. Open the AccessProfile with AccessStudio.
    2. Select the AccessProfile from the Data type pane.
    3. From the toolbar, click Upload selected data to IMS.

For more AccessProfiles, go to the AccessProfile Library.

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Version 1.4
30 November 2018

Version 1.3
4 May 2018

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Document Information

Modified date:
29 November 2018