-- TimColles - 03 Dec 2007

Name Password Portal
Description A website proving the facility for new users to set their initial password and existing users to re-enanble their accounts and reset their password.
Unit Services
End Users Academic Staff, Research Staff, Computing Staff, Administrative Staff, Secretarial Staff, Other Staff, Research PG Students, Taught PG Students, UG Students
Software perl CGIs and the apache web server configured via apacheconf.
Hardware A KVM virtual machine
Risk More than Two People
Review Status No University Equivalent
Review Details This service is tailored to the School's own accounts system and there is therefore no central equivalent
Dependencies Cosign, Kerberos
Redundancy All data is in an RPM and configured via a LCFG header. It should therefore be simple to bring up a replacement server.
Connection Authentication Cosign, Other
Connection Authentication Details (if Other) Data from database (card ID/staff ID) is used for secondary authentication for the reset portal
Connection Authorization LDAP
Connection Authorization Details (if Other)

Connection Configuration Management LCFG
Connection Configuration Management Details (if Other)

Connection Visibility World
Connection Visibility Details (if Other)

Connection Supported Clients Any web browser supporting cosign authentication
Connection Client Configuration

Backend Authentication Kerberos
Backend Authentication Details (if Other)

Backend Authorization LDAP
Backend Authorization Details (if Other)

Backend Configuration Management LCFG
Backend Configuration Management Details (if Other)

User Feature Authentication Inherited from Connection
User Feature Authentication Details (if Other)

User Feature Authorization Inherited from Connection
User Feature Authorization Details (if Other)

User Feature Configuration Management LCFG
User Feature Configuration Management Details (if Other)

Link to End User Documentation

Link to Technical Documentation

Miscellaneous Comments

Topic revision: r2 - 27 May 2013 - 14:02:02 - NeilBrown
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