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PowerSC MFA solution to create an allow/block list for users.

It would be useful to have a feature added to PowerSC MFA inorder to create a list of users to which the MFA should not be applicable. This is a requirement in our environment as we have multiple automation/service users which perform some kind of...
almost 2 years ago in PowerSC 2 Delivered

PowerSC should provide a configurable parameter to specify the validity of TLS certificates

PowerSC is a great tool to manage security and compliance of AIX and Linux endpoints running on Power servers. PowerSC server communicates with the endpoints in a secure way using a TLS connection. Currently, the validity of TLS certificates is ha...
almost 4 years ago in PowerSC 1 Delivered

PowerSC GUI server custom bind address

By default PowerSC GUI Server listen on all IP addresses, binding to the port 443 (customizable), and there's no way to specify a custom/specific IP address for the binding. This is quite critical as if there are other services listening on the sa...
over 5 years ago in PowerSC 2 Delivered


Hi Team, We use AIX trusted execution in our environment for some of critical AIX servers. The application is such that it undergoes some or other update very frequently and we have to repeatedly whitelist files in TSD manually. This becomes tedio...
almost 3 years ago in PowerSC 4 Delivered

PowerSC profile for HMC

PowerSC agent/profile for HMC to apply and monitor DOD compliance on our HMCs.
about 4 years ago in PowerSC 5 Delivered

TNC Policy Management - gui or command line

The TNC Policy Management of the Web gui does not reflect what is defined at the command line level. If you define a policy and click "Push" it will remove those existing command line defined policies. I'm recommending that the web gui and the con...
over 2 years ago in PowerSC 1 Delivered

PowerSC MFA high availability solution on Linux

PowerSC MFA 2.0 now supports Postgres replication for High Availability. I have suggested using PowerHA to manage an HA solution for AIX (ID# 154016), for the Linux MFA solution, pacemaker could provide similar functions - that is manage the avail...
over 2 years ago in PowerSC 2 Delivered

Report formats (details / summary) for single compliance scan

Reports generated after compliance scan - Currently we have mail1,mail2,mail3,mail4 -> mapped to single alert style(either 0,1,2)we want like mail1,mail3 -> alert style 1mail2,mail4 -> alert style 3This can help avoiding multiple scan run...
over 3 years ago in PowerSC 2 Delivered

Have PowerSC send SNMP traps on a customizable port

Have PowerSC send SNMP traps on a customizable port, default 162. This could be as easy as having a port number in the config file rather than querying the remote system to reply with a port.
almost 7 years ago in PowerSC 1 Delivered

Supporting proxy server configuration for FTP downloads of security fixes using TNCPM

PowerSC Trusted Network Connect Patch Management (TNCPM) capability allows identifying and downloading AIX service packs and security fixes for end-points. Currently, TNCPM downloads the security i-fixes using FTP channel, whereas, Service Packs a...
over 8 years ago in PowerSC 3 Delivered