Enable CA Identity Manager Authentication

When you enable idmgr authentication, the system authenticates users logging in to the Portal using idmgr. To enable idmgr authentication, set the following properties through the Portal under Administration, Settings, System Properties:
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When you enable 
Identity Manager
 authentication, the system authenticates users logging in to the Portal using 
Identity Manager
. To enable 
Identity Manager
 authentication, set the following properties through the Portal under 
Administration, Settings, System Properties
:
 
Follow these steps:
 
  1. Run an import from 
    Identity Manager
    , as the authenticated user must exist in 
    Identity Governance
    .
  2. Edit these eurekify.properties files as follows:
    • sage.security.disable.IMAuthentication=false
    • sage.security.IMAuthentication.universe=
      universe_name 
      (the universe where you imported the users in Step 1)
    • sage.default.IMdomain=<blank>
       This property must remain blank.
    • (Optional) If you are using 
      Identity Manager
       authentication 
      and
       Active Directory authentication: sage.security.disable.ADAuthentication=false
  3. Restart 
    Identity Governance
    .
  4. Verify authentication by logging in to the Portal with an imported user.
 
Note the following use cases around 
Identity Manager
 authentication:
 
  • If 
    Identity Manager
     and CA SiteMinder authentication are both enabled, authentication is accomplished through CA SiteMinder.
  • If 
    Identity Manager
     and Active Directory authentication are both enabled, authentication is accomplished through 
    Identity Manager
     unless 
    Identity Manager
     fails, then authentication moves to Active Directory.
Enable 
Identity Manager
 Authentication
When you enable 
Identity Manager
 authentication, the system authenticates users logging in to the Portal using 
Identity Manager
. To enable 
Identity Manager
 authentication, set the following properties through the Portal under 
Administration, Settings, System Properties
:
 
Follow these steps:
 
  1. Run an import from 
    Identity Manager
    , as the authenticated user must exist in 
    Identity Governance
    .
  2. Edit these eurekify.properties files as follows:
    • sage.security.disable.IMAuthentication=false
    • sage.security.IMAuthentication.universe=
      universe_name 
      (the universe where you imported the users in Step 1)
    • sage.default.IMdomain=<blank>
       This property must remain blank.
    • (Optional) If you are using 
      Identity Manager
       authentication 
      and
       Active Directory authentication: sage.security.disable.ADAuthentication=false
  3. Restart 
    Identity Governance
    .
  4. Verify authentication by logging in to the Portal with an imported user.
 
Note the following use cases around 
Identity Manager
 authentication:
 
  • If 
    Identity Manager
     and CA SiteMinder authentication are both enabled, authentication is accomplished through CA SiteMinder.
  • If 
    Identity Manager
     and Active Directory authentication are both enabled, authentication is accomplished through 
    Identity Manager
     unless 
    Identity Manager
     fails, then authentication moves to Active Directory.