Metacoda Security Plug-ins

As a SAS® platform administrator, you know that managing metadata security for SAS software is an important responsibility requiring a thorough knowledge of your security policy and its implementation. This is where Metacoda can help.

We have software that allows administrators to get metadata information quickly and easily. Metacoda Security Plug-ins can be installed into the SAS Management Console to help you manage, review, audit, troubleshoot and document metadata security for your SAS platform installation.


PLUG-IN COMPONENTS


  • ACT REVIEWER

    Review the use of Access Control Templates (ACTs); how they have been defined, where they have been applied, and how they may have been protected.

    ACE REVIEWER

    Review the use of Access Control Entries (ACEs); the objects they have been applied to, and the permissions they impart.

    USER REVIEWER

    Review users that have been defined in SAS metadata; their group memberships (identity hierarchy), their role memberships, the capabilities they have access to, all of their accessible logins, any associated internal logins, any ACTs and ACEs they participate in, any ACTs and ACEs that have been applied to protect them, and any external identities they may be associated with.

    GROUP REVIEWER

    Review user groups that have been defined in SAS metadata; their members, their group memberships, their role memberships, the capabilities they provide to their members, the shared logins they provide to their members, any ACTs and ACEs they participate in, any ACTs and ACEs that have been applied to protect them, and any external identities they may be associated with.

  • ROLE REVIEWER

    Review roles that have been defined in SAS metadata; their members, any other roles that they contribute capabilities to, any other roles that they receive capability contributions from, the capabilities they provide to their members, any ACTs and ACEs that have been applied to protect them, and any external identities they may be associated with.

    CAPABILITY REVIEWER

    Review capabilities in SAS metadata; the roles that provide those capabilities and the members they provide those capabilities to, including all of the multiple membership and contribution paths.

    PROTECTED OBJECT REVIEWER

    Review SAS metadata objects that have been explicitly protected through the use of ACTs and/or ACEs.

    LOGIN REVIEWER

    Review any logins stored in metadata that are accessible to the current user.

    INTERNAL LOGIN REVIEWER

    Review any internal logins stored in metadata that are accessible to the current user.

  • IDENTITY PERMISSIONS EXPLORER

    Find a single identity (user or group) and review its effective permissions across multiple objects (folders, libraries, stored processes, reports etc).

    OBJECT PERMISSIONS EXPLORER

    Browse or search for a single object (folder, library, stored process, report etc.) and review the effective permissions on that object across multiple identities (users and/or groups).

    PERMISSIONS TRACER

    Easily discover the source of effective permissions on an object for an identity (user and/or group).

    TESTING FRAMEWORK

    Protect the integrity of your current SAS metadata security implementation via tests and alerts with this component comprised of a Batch Interface and an interactive Test Runner plug-in. Available in our Enterprise level license package.

    IDENTITY SYNC

    Import, check and synchronize identity-related SAS metadata with enterprise directories without the need to edit SAS code. Available in all license packages.

ACT REVIEWER

Review the use of Access Control Templates (ACTs); how they have been defined, where they have been applied, and how they may have been protected.

ACE REVIEWER

Review the use of Access Control Entries (ACEs); the objects they have been applied to, and the permissions they impart.

USER REVIEWER

Review users that have been defined in SAS metadata; their group memberships (identity hierarchy), their role memberships, the capabilities they have access to, all of their accessible logins, any associated internal logins, any ACTs and ACEs they participate in, any ACTs and ACEs that have been applied to protect them, and any external identities they may be associated with.

GROUP REVIEWER

review user groups that have been defined in SAS metadata; their members, their groups memberships, their role memberships, the capabilities they provide to their members, the shared logins they provide to their members, any ACTs and ACEs they participate in, any ACTs and ACEs that have been applied to protect them, and any external identities they may be associated with.

ROLE REVIEWER

Review roles that have been defined in SAS metadata; their members, any other roles that they contribute capabilities to, any other roles that they receive capability contributions from, the capabilities they provide to their members, any ACTs and ACEs that have been applied to protect them, and any external identities they may be associated with.

CAPABILITY REVIEWER

Review capabilities in SAS metadata; the roles that provide those capabilities and the members they provide those capabilities to, including all of the multiple membership and contribution paths.

PROTECTED OBJECT REVIEWER

Review SAS metadata objects that have been explicitly protected through the use of ACTs and/or ACEs.

LOGIN REVIEWER

Review any logins stored in metadata that are accessible to the current user.

INTERNAL LOGIN REVIEWER

Review any internal logins stored in metadata that are accessible to the current user.

IDENTITY PERMISSIONS EXPLORER

Find a single identity (user or group) and review it’s effective permissions across multiple objects (folders, libraries, stored processes, reports etc.)

OBJECT PERMISSIONS EXPLORER

Browse or search for a single object (folder, library, stored process, report etc.) and review the effective permissions on that object across multiple identities (users and/or groups).

TESTING FRAMEWORK

A component that comprises of a Batch Interface and an interactive Test Runner plug-in. The framework helps to protect the integrity of your current SAS metadata security implementation via tests and alerts. It is available in our Enterprise level license package.

IDENTITY SYNC

Import, check and synchronize identity-related SAS metadata with enterprise directories without the need to edit SAS code. The Identity Sync Plug-ins is available in all license packages.

 


LICENSING & EVALUATION


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We offer three license package levels: Starter, Basic and Enterprise. Read our licensing page to find out which package is best for you.

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