Authentication Methods Parent topic

Endpoint Encryption administrators and users have several authentication methods to log on to Endpoint Encryption devices. The methods available are determined by the PolicyServer policy configuration.

Supported Authentication Methods

Authentication Method
A unique sequence of colors.
Domain authentication
Active Directory LDAP synchronization for single sign-on (SSO).
Fixed password
A string of characters, numbers, and symbols.
A standard Personal Identification Number (PIN).
Remote Help
Interactive authentication for users who forget their credentials or devices that have not synchronized policies within a predetermined amount of time.
Self Help
Question and answer combinations that allow users to reset a forgotten password without contacting Technical Support.
Smart card
A physical card used in conjunction with a PIN or fixed password.