16.10 - Implementation Overview - 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)
  1. Evaluate authentication and authorization options and devise a strategy. See:
  2. Enable external authentication, if required. See:
  3. If you decide to use Kerberos authentication (KRB5 or SPNEGO mechanism), complete the required setup. See Working with Kerberos Authentication.
  4. If you decide to authenticate and/or authorize users in an LDAPv3-compliant directory, see the chapters beginning with Directory Management of Database Users, and follow the setup instructions for the options you choose to implement.
  5. Understand logon format requirements associated with various authentication and authorization methods. See Logging on to Teradata Database.

For information about authentication options for mainframe-based users, see Using External Authentication from Mainframe Clients.