16.10 - Submitting a Password for External Authentication - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.10
Release Date
June 2017
Content Type
Administration
Security
Publication ID
B035-1100-161K
Language
English (United States)

Users that are externally authenticated submit their external username and password. These passwords are not subject to Teradata Database password controls.

For mainframe-attached systems, a security exit in the TDP must acknowledge that the logon string for this username is valid without a password.