March 24, 2009 Alex Woodie
Capitalware is bringing three WebSphere MQ products to the IBM i operating system, the vendor announced recently. The three tools–MQ Standard Security Exit, MQ Authenticate User Security Exit, and MQ Instant Secure Data–will help to address major security shortfalls with default installations of WebSphere MQ, company officials say. The i OS ports of the products are currently in beta, with GA expected next month.
There’s a “big dirty secret” in the WebSphere MQ community, says Roger Lacroix, president of Capitalware, which is based in Markham, Ontario. “As you may not be aware of, after a default install of [WebSphere] MQ,