Vanguard Policy Manager™

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Vanguard Policy Manager™ dramatically reduces security risks and improves regulatory compliance, minimizing the need for expensive remediation, while increasing staff productivity.

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Policy Manager™ provides proactive enforcement, corrects commands in accordance with corporate policies, while controlling security administrators.

Policy Manager™ provides real-time audit trail of all commands, available only for authorized users to view.


Differentiators
  • Uses z/OS Security Server to enforce and prevent changes against the policy rules. All rules for policy enforcement are completely contained within the z/OS Security Server.  Attempts to tamper with the security server rules will be detected, prevented and alerted upon.
  • The Command Audit Trail feature tracks changes.  The Vanguard Policy Manager feature, Command Audit Trail tracks the actual changes made to the security server profiles within the profiles themselves.  This makes it very easy for administrators to report on the actual changes made to specific profile or SETROPTS settings and who and when those changes were made.
  • This satisfies numerous regulatory requirements including NIST 800-53, Payment Card Industry Standards (PSS-DSS), Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) and others.
  • Policy Manager provides the most advanced secure password capabilities while providing real-time password management.
Features
  • Ensures all commands comply with company policies.
  • Where possible, modifies commands to be compliant.
  • Provides an audit trail within the profile of the command history.
  • Provides pre-defined best practice policies.
  • Delivers the ability to create and customize user defined policies.
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