Security Application Programming Interface

What You can Do
What You can Do
A user-written application in Assembler language can issue security requests to CA IDMS centralized security. All requests pass a Security Request Block (SRB). A request can be issued from a user mode or a system mode application.
Security Macros
You can issue a security request using the following:
  • #SECHECK -- To check authorization for accessing a resource.
  • #SECSGON -- To validate the user and sign the user on.
  • #SECSGOF -- To sign the user off.
For more information on how to use security macros, see the following sections: