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Configuring Kisco Information Systems SafeNet/i to Communicate with JSA

To collect SafeNet/i events, configure your IBM iSeries system to accept FTP GET requests from your JSA through Kisco Information Systems SafeNet/i.

Use the following table when you configure the FTP access settings:

Table 1: FTP Access Settings



Initial Name Format


Initial List Format


Initial Library


Initial Home Directory Path

The IFS directory

  1. Create an IFS directory on your IBM iSeries system.
    1. Log in to your IBM iSeries system.

    2. Create an IFS Directory to hold the Kisco Information Systems SafeNet/i JSA alert files.

      Example: /SafeNet/QRadar/

    3. Set up a user profile for JSA to use to FTP into the IFS Directory through SafeNet/i.

      Example: JSAUSER

  2. Configure FTP access for the JSA user profile.
    1. Log in to Kisco Information Systems SafeNet/i.

    2. Type GO SN7 and select Work with User to Server Security.

    3. Type the user profile name that you created for JSA, for example, JSAUSER.

    4. Type 1 for the FTP Server Request Validation *FTPSERVER and FTP Server Logon *FTPLOGON3 servers.

    5. Press F3 and select Work with User to FTP Statement Security and type the user profile name again.

    6. Type 1 for the List Files and Receiving Files FTP operations.

    7. Press F4 and configure FTP access parameters for the user. See Table 1.

    8. Press F3 and select Work with User to Long Paths.

    9. Press F6 and provide the path to the IFS directory.

      Ensure that the path is followed by an asterisk, for example, /SafeNet/QRadar/*

    10. Type X under the R column.

    11. Press F3 to exit.

  3. Type CHGRDRSET and then press F4.
  4. Configure the following parameters:



    Activate JSA Integration


    This Host Identifier

    The IP address or host name of the IBM iSeries device.

    IFS Path to JSA Alert File

    Use the following format: /SafeNet/QRadar/

  5. Type CHGNOTIFY and press F4.
  6. Configure the following parameters:



    Alert Notification Status


    Summarized Alerts?