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Guardium - IBM for i Journal Entries Mapping

We need to map all JOURNAL entries from IBM for i.
The below audit entries are those that are available to be processed by Guardium:
AD - Auditing change
AF - Authority failure
AX - Row and column access control
CA - Authority change
CD - Command string (Note: CD is not included in the default settings of filter_audit_entry_types)
CO - Create object
CP - User Profile changes
DO - Delete object
GR - General purpose audit record
OM - Object moved or renamed
PG - Primary group change
PW - Invalid password or user ID
OW - Change owner
OR - Object restored
RA - Restore authority change
RO - Restore owner change
RZ - Restore primary group change
SV - System value change
ZR - Read object
ZC - Change object

However, JOURNAL entries do not contains all the fields on the appendix F. Layout of audit journal entries page 621 from the IBM I version 7.3 security reference book: (https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/en/ssw_ibm_i_73/rzarl/sc415302.pdf).
For journal entries that identify an object, the following information will be concatenated and be returned:
30-byte-description of the operation
10-byte-system-schema_name
10-byte-system-object-name
8-byte-object-type
So, we need to have all the field mapped on the agent for audit requirements.

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  • Jan 26 2021
  • Not under consideration

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