Vantage Security Overview | Teradata Vantage - 2.2 - Vantage Security Overview - Teradata Vantage

Configuring Teradata Vantageā„¢ After Installation

Teradata Vantage
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January 2021
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English (United States)

Vantage security is based on the following concepts.

Security Element Description
User An individual or group of individuals represented by a single user identity
Privileges Database privileges explicitly or automatically granted to a user or database
Logon Process of submitting user credentials when requesting access to the database
Authentication Process by which the user identified in the logon is verified
Authorization Process that determines the database privileges available to the user
Security Mechanism Method that provides specific authentication, confidentiality, and integrity services for a database session
Network Traffic Protection Process for protecting message traffic between the database and mainframe-attached and workstation-attached clients against interception, theft, or other form of attack
Message Integrity Checks data sent across the network against what was received to make sure no data was lost or changed
Access Logs Logs that provide the history of users accessing the database and the database objects accessed

See Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Advanced SQL Engine Security Administration, B035-1100.