Authentication

Salesforce supports different types of authentication methods, these include Salesforce local authentication, SAML, OpenID Connect and Delegated authentication. NAM 4.0 and above can be used for Salesforce Delegated authentication.

By: cstumula
May 3, 2016
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.NAM support X.509 certificate mutual authentication. Mutual authentication is used when a user is issued an X.509 certificate from a trusted source, and certificate is then used to identify the user. Trusted Certificate Authority has to import to NAM trust store. This is an issue in some of the use cases.

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Dec 29, 2015
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The recent cyber attack on Anthem has vexed many victims and onlookers—and not just because Anthem had information on individuals who weren’t Anthem members. Many are asking why cyber attackers would want to steal healthcare records. Is information on someone’s health condition really that valuable? While some may not think so, as a victim of…

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Travis Greene
Aug 25, 2015
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The rise of mobility in the workplace is prompting government agencies to investigate using multi-factor authentication for access to applications while maintaining compliance to Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD 12). Issued in 2004, this directive mandates common identification standards for federal employees and contractors. Among other security measures, HSPD 12 resulted in the use…

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David Shephard
Jun 11, 2015
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NetIQ Access Manager can support custom Geo location providers to in order to determine the risk score. Risk Based Authentication with NAM 4.1 will consume this custom provider implementation to read geolocation of user from where user is accessing the system.

By: cstumula
May 12, 2015
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Salesforce allows you to use any third party web application that implements the server side of the OpenID Connect protocol. This allows you to use authentication providers like NetIQ Access Manager.

By: cstumula
May 11, 2015
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This Cool solution explains how to create Ajax based form login for user authentication.

By: cstumula
Mar 19, 2015
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Occasionally I’ve needed to troubleshoot memory or CPU utilization issues in Access Manager. This is most common when developing custom authentication classes. Fortunately, there are great tools for this included in the JDK. My favorite tool is JVisualVM. If you have a graphical console on the Identity Server ( or an Access Gateway Service) box…

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Jerry Combs
Mar 6, 2015
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Have you ever received a survey that you actually wanted to respond to? Not because you wanted to complain, but because it was relevant to something that interested you?” I received a survey this week from my health care provider. Based on the notable amount of transformation they have undergone these last few years I…

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Kent Purdy
Feb 10, 2015
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Over three decades ago, the game Pitfall! came out for the Atari game console. In it, you control a character named Pitfall Harry, swinging over pits and crocodiles, avoiding fire, scorpions and many other dangers in the jungle while racing to gather treasure. The world is just as rife with dangers to your mobile enterprise…

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Travis Greene
Dec 10, 2014
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