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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 14, 2019

Implement security for creating, modifying and removing ETT

IWS provited a detailed protection for the most objects via authority groups.
Creating, modifying and removing ETTs in the database does not have similar security features as the authority groups implements. It is just possible to protect ETT elements by their name or the application name.
Since our organisations changed over years, not an certain group of users just still manage ETTs and applications. All business groups plan, schedule and supervise their application by their own.
However, all users which can create applications and therefore ETT objects have update permissions for all ETT objects in the database.

Idea Priority High
Use Case
System: IWS Actor: Users with update permissions for application of a certain authority group Use case for the system: Protecting ETT objects in the database for applications based on the update permissions of users for applications of different authority groups. Scenario: A User try to create/update/remove an ETT object from the database. 1) The user have update permission for the application which the trigger points to: The operation is permited by IWS. 2) The user does not have update permission fot the application which the trigger points to: The operation is denied by IWS.
RFE ID 132916
RFE URL
RFE Product IBM Workload Scheduler (IWS)
  • Guest
    Nov 6, 2019

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Cloud
    Product family - Workload Automation and Control Desk
    Product - IBM Workload Scheduler (IWS)

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - ITSM Automation and Control Desk
    Product - IBM Workload Scheduler (IWS)