MegaCryption 6.5.0 Adds Optimized Compression and Authentication to z/OS Cryptographic Toolkit

Advanced Software Products Group has announced the latest release of MegaCryption 6.5.0. Specifically designed for z/OS environments, MegaCryption is a comprehensive enterprise and mainframe cryptography toolkit providing organizations with encryption, decryption, compression, and file management capabilities.

Enhancements to MegaCryption’s compression features have been further developed through a zEDC (zEnterprise Data Compression) feature which can now be utilized by the OpenPGP and Zip/Unzip utilities, providing accelerated compression capabilities on z/OS systems and reducing organization processing times. A newly added Enhanced Compression Mode (ECM) feature also provides users with optimized file compression.

An AES-GCM utility has been added, considered one of the most secure ciphers, providing MegaCryption users with an additional form of authenticated encryption and data integrity to their daily security operations.

The addition of IMS cryptography provides IMS users with robust cryptography that will appropriately protect mainframe database services containing classified or sensitive information. MegaCryption’s capabilities satisfy both industry and federal data security compliance policies.

In-keeping with ASPG’s proactive approach to regular product developments, general performance enhancements have also been made to the MegaCryption tool providing a seamless end-user experience.

As cybersecurity threats continue to rise, MegaCryption provides an affordable and effective solution for users looking to take a proactive approach to data security. Complementary products within the MegaCryption range are also available for IDMS, Db2, UNIX, and Linux, and Windows environments. With a wide range of tools, MegaCryption is well-suited to satisfy a wide variety of environments.

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