IBM Security Guardium Ideas Portal


This portal will be removed

In IBM’s effort to continue to streamline and simplify navigation for our customers, this Ideas portal will be shut down on February 28, 2023. We would ask that you use the main IBM Ideas portal at https://ideas.ibm.com/ or the IBM Security-specific portal at https://ibmsecurity.ideas.ibm.com/ to review, vote for existing ideas, or add new ideas.

IBM for SKLM.GKLM to support KMIP 1.4 compliant “hashed authentication code” (HMAC)

Currently it only supports non-hashed “message authentication code” (MAC). We are are multi-vendors storage user, with a mix of IBM and PureSTorage arrays, we use GKLM for Encryption key managment for all IBM disk, tape and want to use with Pure Storage. GKLM does not support Pure Storage as it lacks support for KMIP 1.4 compliant “hashed authentication code” (HMAC). A MAC is a tag attached to a message to ensure the integrity and authenticity of the message. It is derived by applying a MAC algorithm to a message in combination with a secret key.
  • Guest
  • Oct 12 2022
  • Future consideration
  • Admin
    Shiv Jha commented
    7 Dec, 2022 12:36pm

    Hi Gavin,

    We truly appreciate the idea and understand the requirement. This is being prioritized against other similar enhancement requests will be considered for implementation in future releases.


    Regards,

    Shiv

    GKLM Release Manager

  • Admin
    Michael Saldarriaga commented
    20 Oct, 2022 06:00pm

    Thanks for your submission, Gavin. The team will review this proposal and see where we can fit it into the backlog. I'll reach out if we have further questions.

    Thanks
    Michael Saldarriaga
    GKLM Product Manager

By clicking the "Post Comment" or "Submit Idea" button, you are agreeing to the IBM Ideas Portal Terms of Use.
Do not place IBM confidential, company confidential, or personal information into any field.