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General Authentication

Also known as

Also known as: 
  • Authentication
  • Access
  • Identity
  • Shibboleth
  • Shib
  • SAML
  • Federation
  • AD
  • Active Directory
  • LDAP
  • Lightweight Directory Access Protocol

For server-based applications and computers, ITS can provide authentication and authorization services using WCMC's central directory (Microsoft Active Directory (AD) or the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).

What's Included

Basic (Authentication)

  • Initial assessment of authentication using AD or LDAP
  • According to assessment, setup of appropriate accounts.
  • Procedures for ongoing user identity management.

Enhanced (Authorization)

  • Initial assessment of authorization using AD or LDAP.
  • According to assessment, design of authorization.
  • Implementation of authorization.
  • Procedures for ongoing management of authorization.

Cost and Fees

This service is provided at no additional charge.

Status

Good

Use this service

This service requires an ITS Security Consultation. Please contact the Service Desk for more information.

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