16.10 - Protection Implementation Process - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

Teradata Database
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June 2017
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English (United States)
  1. Enable SSL or TLS protection. See Using Basic SSL or TLS Protection.
  2. Review advanced protection options. See About Advanced Protection Options.
  3. If you decide to use any of the advanced options, complete the preparation tasks before configuring the options. See Preparing to Configure Advanced Protection.
    • Install OpenSSL utilities to assist you in evaluating the need for and configuring advanced options. See Installing OpenSSL.
    • Check for the presence of the required security certificates. See Checking the Directory Server Certificates.
    • Test the CN value. See Testing the CN Value.
      You must complete the configuration of basic SSL/TLS functions before configuring any of the advanced protection options.
  4. Configure advanced protection options, if needed:
  5. Correct protection setup problems. See Troubleshooting SSL/TLS Setup.