|Applies To||RSA Product Set: Identity Governance & Lifecycle|
RSA Product/Service Type: Appliance
RSA Version/Condition: All
|Issue||The RSA Identity Governance & Lifecycle hardware appliance is already configured to synchronize its system clock with a public time server, clock.psu.edu. It uses a script named, updatetime in the folder named, /etc/cron.daily.|
Note the contents of the script use the rdate command to update the system clock’s time with the time from the time server. As the root user:
However, most corporations block public time servers and do not allow the rdate command with the corporate internal time servers. As a result the ntpdate is used with the corporation’s internal time server.
Steps to Synchronize the RSA Identity Governance & Lifecycle system clock with Corporate Time Servers:
To test the changes, execute updatetime: