A brand new long-term release of Powertech Identity & Access Manager (BoKS) is now available for download, and with it comes some great new features. Support is now included for authentication both against a RADIUS server and using Yubikey password tokens. This release also features added security, like a function for monitoring and listing host last activity, and the ability to enable and disable password hash formats for user passwords. Several enhancements have also been included, such as increased database download speed.
For additional details on the new release, review the release notes.
Live Overview Webinar on January 22
For an in-depth review of the latest version and a chance to ask any lingering questions, customers are invited to register for an upcoming overview webinar on January 22nd at 10:00 a.m. CST.
Ready to upgrade?
Once you’re ready to upgrade, you can login to your HelpSystems portal account to download the latest version.
To ensure that you’re getting the most out of our software, please keep your product current with the latest updates. Version 6.6.1 will be sunset on December 31st, 2018, and version 6.6.2 will be sunset on December 31st, 2019. For more information, visit the HelpSystems community portal.
About Powertech Identity & Access Manager (BoKS)
Powertech Identity & Access Manager (BoKS) transforms your multi-vendor Linux and UNIX server environment into one centrally managed security domain. It simplifies your organization’s ability to enforce security policies, and control access to critical systems and information. With full control over accounts, access, and privilege, IT and security teams can proactively prevent internal and external attacks on critical systems before they start. By eliminating manual processes and inefficiencies, organizations can significantly improve administrator productivity while providing a more secure computing environment.