3.7 KeyShield Configuration Settings

Path: Port 8443 Filr Admin Console System > KeyShield SSO

For dialog usage instructions and other KeyShield integration information, see KeyShield Integration with Filr in the Filr 3.4: Maintenance Best Practices Guide.

Table 3-7 Using the KeyShield SSO Configuration dialog

Field, Option, or Button

Information and/or Action

Enable KeyShield SSO

  1. Select this to enable KeyShield SSO and Filr integration.

  2. Specify the configuration information for the following fields.

  • KeyShield Server URL (use http or https):

  • The access URL of the KeyShield server

  • API authorization key:

  • The API Key copied from the KeyShield console.

  • HTTP connection timeout:

  • How long the Filr appliance will wait for a response from KeyShield before prompting users for their login credentials.

  • Micro Focus doesn’t recommend changing this value unless the network connection might not allow a quick response. For example, when Filr and KeyShield connect over a WAN.

  • Connector names:

  • The names of every KeyShield SSO connector that Filr users will connect through.

  • Username attribute alias:

Two Factor Authentication

Require hardware token

  1. Select this to require a physical token, such as an access card, for access to Filr through KeyShield.

  2. Specify the options for missing tokens below.

  • Missing token error message for Web interface:

  • The error message to display when web access is requested and the token is not presented or not recognized.

  • Missing token error message for WebDAV interface:

  • The error message to display when WebDAV access is requested and the token is not presented or not recognized.

Allow username/password-based failback authentication (non-SSO) for LDAP users

  • Select this to let users enter a username and password as an alternative to the hardware token.

  • Test connection button

  • Click this to test the connection between Filr and the KeyShield server.

OK button

  • Click this to save your changes.

    Current user sessions are not affected. To see changes, users must log in to a new session.

Cancel button

  • Click this to cancel the changes you have made.