Important Updates to Cybersecurity Software
HelpSystems is updating the names of our cybersecurity software, including the Powertech product line. Don’t worry—the functionality of your products won’t change.
See the new names here > New, Clearer Names for HelpSystems Security Software.
The following table shows the Powertech product versions that we support for different releases of the IBM i operating system.
Note: For Insite current versions and compatibility, see Current Insite Version and HelpSystems Product Compatibility.
Attention Network Security, Compliance Monitor, or Command Security Users:
If you are changing your system configuration—such as upgrading the OS, adding hardware or memory, or changing model numbers—you must be at the currently shipping version shown.
|Product||Currently Shipping||IBM i V7R4||IBM i V7R3||IBM i V7R2||IBM i V7R1||IBM i V6R1||IBM i5/OS V5R4|
(Formerly "Stand Guard Anti-Virus")
(See Powertech Antivirus User Guide for supported operating systems)
Powertech Antivirus for IBM i
(Formerly "Stand Guard Anti-Virus for IBM i")
|8.01||8.01||7.2||6.11||6.11 (latest supported version 7.4)||6.11 (latest supported version 7.2)||6.11 (latest supported version 7.10)|
|Powertech Authority Broker for IBM i||4.22||4.22||4.12||4.05||4.0 (latest supported version 4.18)||3.1.1 (latest supported version 4.15)||3.1.1 (latest supported version 4.06)|
|Powertech Command Security for IBM i||1.14||1.14||1.08||1.06||1.0 (latest supported version 1.12)||1.0 (latest supported version 1.09)||1.0 (latest suported version 1.07)|
|Powertech Compliance Monitor for IBM i Endpoint||4.0||4.0||3.22||3.15||3.01 (latest supported version 3.29)||2.1 (latest supported version 3.26)||2.1 (latest supported version: 3.14)|
|Powertech Compliance Monitor for IBM i Consolidator||4.1||4.0||3.22||3.15||3.01 (latest supported version 3.29)||2.1.1 (latest supported version 3.26)||
2.1.1 (latest supported version: 3.14)
Powertech Database Monitor for IBM i
(Formerly "Data Thread")
|3.17||3.17||3.09||3.07||3.03 (latest supported version 3.14)||3.03 (latest supported version 3.11)||3.03 (latest supported version 3.08)|
Powertech Encryption for IBM i
(Formerly "Crypto Complete"*)
|3.60||3.60||3.52||3.52||3.52 (latest supported version 3.57)||
3.52 (latest supported version 3.57)
3.52 (latest supported version 3.57)
(Known as Core Event Manager from release 6.4 onwards)
Powertech Exit Point Manager for IBM i
(Formerly "Network Security")
|7.24||7.22||7.03||6.20||6.02 (latest supported version 7.17)||5.3 (lastest supported version 6.54)||5.2.1 (latest supported version 6.21)|
Powertech Identity Manager for IBM i
(Formerly "Power Admin")
|2.17||2.17||2.03||1.06||1.0||1.0 (latest supported version 2.09)||1.0 (latest supported version 1.07)|
Powertech Multi-Factor Authentication
(Formerly "Access Authenticator")
|1.4||1.3.3||1.0||1.0||1.0 (latest supported version 1.3)||N/A||N/A|
|Powertech Password Self Help for IBM i||3.004||3.003||3.0||2.005||2.005 (latest supported version 3.003)||2.005 (latest supported version 3.002)||2.005 (latest supported version 2.005)|
Powertech Policy Manager for IBM i
(Formerly "Policy Minder for IBM i")
|2.2||2.2||1.6**||1.6**||1.6** (latest supported version 2.1)||1.6**||1.5|
|Powertech Risk Assessor for IBM i||3.1||3.0||2.4***||2.4***||2.4***||2.4***||2.3|
Powertech RSA SecurID Agent for IBM i
(Formerly "Agent for RSA SecurID")
|9.9||126.96.36.199||9.8||9.8||9.7 (latest supported version 188.8.131.52)||9.7||9.7|
Powertech Security Auditor
(Formerly "Policy Minder")
(See User Guide for supported operating systems)
Powertech SIEM Agent for IBM i
|4.1||3.10||3.05||3.03||3.0 (latest supported version 3.10)||3.0 (latest supported version 3.08)||3.0 (latest supported version 3.03)|
|Security Scan for IBM i||3.4.2||3.4.2||3.2.1||3.0||2.0||2.0 (latest supported version 3.4.0)||2.0|
|Stand Guard Network Security||3.11||3.11||3.11||3.11||3.11||3.11||2.3|
|Stand Guard Recycle Bin||1.10||1.10****||1.10||1.10||1.10||1.10||1.10|
*See Crypto Complete IBM i OS Version Compatibility for more details.
**Level 3059 or later
***Level 4017 or later
To find the release and modification level or creation date of each product you currently have installed, use the commands below for each Powertech product. As new versions have been released, the command, or method to determine the current version, has changed. You may need to try more than one of the below commands to determine the version you have installed on your system:
Powertech Antivirus (formerly "Stand Guard Anti-Virus"):
Powertech Antivirus for IBM i (formerly "Stand Guard Anti-Virus for IBM i"):
DSPDTAARA STANDGUARD/AVRELMOD (Version 7.4 and above)
GO LICPGM - Option 10 - F11 to see Installed Release of Licensed Program 0AV2000 (Version 7.3 and earlier)
Powertech Authority Broker for IBM i:
PTABLIB/LPRDVRM (Version 4.x)
PLABROKER/LPRDVRM (Version 3.x)
Powertech Central Administration:
Type POWERTECH to get to the Central Admin main menu.
The release information can be seen immediately below the screen identifier PPL9820 in the upper left.
Powertech Command Security for IBM i:
Powertech Compliance Monitor for IBM i:
Consolidator: PTCMT2/LPRDVRM (Version 3.x and 4.x)
Consolidator: PTCMT2/PTPRDVRM 1PLCMT2 (Version 2.x)
Endpoint: PTCMT3/LPRDVRM (Version 3.x and 4.x)
Endpoint: PTCMT3/ PTPRDVRM 1PLCMT3 (Version 2.x)
Powertech Database Monitor for IBM i (formerly "Data Thread"):
DSPDTAARA DATATHREAD/PDTRELMOD (Version 3.x)
UPDDTA DATATHREAD/INNPRM (Prior Versions)
Powertech Encryption for IBM i (formerly "Crypto Complete"):
Execute command DSPDTAARA CRYPTO/CRRELMOD, or if the data area doesn't exist, execute command CRYPTO/DSPRDINF
Powertech Event Manager:
From the Configuration screen, select User Settings (top-right of display).
From the drop-down menu, click Settings.
The version number is displayed in the Powertech Event Manager panel on this screen.
Powertech Exit Point Manager for IBM i (formerly "Network Security"):
PTNSLIB or PTNSLIB07 / LPRDVRM
PTNSLIB/LPRDVRM (Version 6.x)
POWER530/LPRDVRM (Version 5.3.0)
Powertech Identity Manager for IBM i (formerly "Power Admin"):
Powertech Multi-Factor Authentication (formerly "Access Authenticator")
In Insite, choose Access Authenticator, then Managers. Note the ‘Running version’ as shown for the server(s) listed.
Powertech Password Self Help for IBM i:
Powertech Policy Minder for IBM i
Powertech RSA SecurID Agent for IBM i (formerly "Agent for RSA SecurID")
Powertech SIEM Agent for IBM i (formerly "Interact"):
DSPDTAARA PTINTERACT/PLIRELMOD (version 3x)
DSPDTAARA PTSALIB/PSARELMOD (version 4x)
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