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VA Technical Reference Model v 20.4

Micro Focus Extra! X-treme
Micro Focus Extra! X-treme Technology

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Technologies must be operated and maintained in accordance with Federal and Department security and privacy policies and guidelines. More information on the proper use of the TRM can be found on the TRM Proper Use Tab/Section.

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Description: Micro Focus Extra! X-treme is a Windows-based terminal emulation software. It connects users to International Business Machines (IBM), UNIX and Linux hosts. This technology also allows users to complete repetitive action quickly and more accurately, customize the software and maintain security.

The current version of the product supports Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security (SSL/TLS) encryption, SSH (Secure Shell), Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 validated SSL/TLS crypto module (Certificate #1027), FIPS 140-2-validated SSH crypto module (Certificate #1027) and other security features.
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
Section 508 Information: This technology has not been assessed by the Section 508 Office. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at
Decision: View Decisions

Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v19.12
Decision Date: 12/13/2019
Aliases: Attachmate EXTRA! X-treme
Introduced By: SCCM
Vendor Name: Micro Focus
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (12/13/2019).