Overview

Advanced Authentication provides a single scalable authentication framework for multiple devices and methods. Learn how to install the Advanced Authentication appliance and the Windows client, how to configure Advanced Authentication, and how to use the self-service portal to enroll an authentication method.

Prerequisites

  • Basic understanding of networking and systems

Audience/Job Roles
This course is intended for:

  • Administrators
  • Installers
  • Help Desk

Delegates will learn how to

  • Discuss the basics of multifactor authentication methods and of Advanced Authentication
  • Discuss the basic architecture, Enterprise architecture, and the Enterprise with Load Balancer architecture
  • Describe how to install Advanced Authentication
  • Describe how to configure Advanced Authentication methods, events, policies, and chains
  • Describe how to enroll an authentication method

Outline

Module 1: Introduction

  • Define the basics of Advanced Authentication
  • List the features of Advanced Authentication
  • Discuss the basics of multifactor authentication methods and strong authentication

Module 2: Advanced Authentication Architecture

  • Discuss the Basic architecture
  • Explain the Enterprise architecture
  • Describe the Enterprise with Load Balancer architecture
  • Describe server components
  • Define the terms
  • Authentication Method
  • Authentication Chains
  • Authentication Event
  • Authentication Endpoint

Module 3: Installation and Configuration

  • Setup a virtual machine
  • Install the appliance
  • Configure a cluster
  • Register additional sites and DB and Web servers
  • Log into the NetIQ Administration Portal
  • Add a repository
  • Install Windows Clients

Module 4: Administration Portal

  • Discuss Methods
  • Discuss the Chains options
  • Discuss the Events options
  • Describe the Policies
  • List the Server Options
  • Test User Enrollments
  • Add Multi-Factor
  • Skip second factor
  • Share authenticators

Module 5: Upgrading Advanced Authentication

  • Upgrade Advanced Authentication
  • Update Advanced Authentication with patches