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Tech Tip : CA Single Sign-On : Advanced Password Service License

  • 1.  Tech Tip : CA Single Sign-On : Advanced Password Service License

    Posted 09-20-2018 07:17 AM

    Question:


    We'd like to know :

    1. Can we APS with no addtional Licenses in an Standard CA SSO for
    Business Users License?

    2. Can the Logon SiteMinder Process ( with an Standard SM Agent be
    continued in the same way, and provisioning in APS attributes:
    smapsLastLogin and smapsPreviousLogin ?

     

    Answer:

     

    1. Can we APS with no addtional Licenses in an Standard CA SSO for
    Business Users License?

     

    I think so. To get a 100% sure answer on this, and to see if your
    account is entitled for that, please reach out our Customer Care
    service :

     

    Need help with the new CA Support Portal? Ask us!
    https://communities.ca.com/community/customer-care

     

    2. Can the Logon SiteMinder Process ( with an Standard SM Agent be
    continued in the same way, and provisioning in APS attributes:
    smapsLastLogin and smapsPreviousLogin ?

     

    Yes, but some installation are needed :

     

    Installation
    https://docops.ca.com/ca-single-sign-on/12-8/en/configuring/advanced-password-services-configuration/install-and-configure-aps/installation

     

    You have to note that the use of the APS or Basic Password Services
    is determined at the installation time of the Policy Server.

     

    Here's a sample how to configure it with simple parameters :

     

    How to configure APS (Advanced Password Services) Help Desk Interface (APSAdmin)
    https://comm.support.ca.com/kb/how-to-configure-aps-advanced-password-services-help-desk-interface-apsadmin/kb000036068

     

    How to configure APS Forgot Password (FPS) Interface
    https://comm.support.ca.com/kb/how-to-configure-aps-forgot-password-fps-interface/kb000046649

     

    How to disable APS

    https://comm.support.ca.com/kb/how-to-disable-aps/kb000046660

     

    APS configuration for Apache web servers.

    https://comm.support.ca.com/kb/aps-configuration-for-apache-web-servers/kb000054238

     

     

    KB : KB000115433