Adaptive Authentication Service for Second Factor Authentication in OAM11gR2 PS3

This posts explains the Adaptive Authentication Service feature in Oracle Access Manager 11g R2 PS3 .

Overview of Adaptive Authentication Service

Oracle Access Manager 11g R2 PS3 offers the Adaptive Authentication Service for multi-factor or second factor authentication. This feature can be enabled for applications that require additional security in addition to the normal user name and password type authentication.

The Adaptive Authentication Service provides ability to add multiple steps for OAM authentication process. The Adaptive Authentication service provides the multi factor authentication by One Time Pin (OTP) or an Access Request (Push Notification) Notification.

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Enable Unsolicited login in OAM

Enable Unsolicited login in OAM

Unsolicited Login is a new feature available in OAM 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.x). Using Unsolicited login functionality, you can post the credentials directly from an application page to OAM  and perform user authentication .  To enable unsolicited login in OAM you need to make the required configuration changes in oam-config.xml . 

This posts explains the steps to enable unsolicited login OAM 11R2 .
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Configure OID as Primary Identity Store in OAM11G R2 PS2

By default, Oracle Access Manager uses the Embedded LDAP in the WebLogic Server instance on which OAM is running is as the user identity store. However, a number of other external LDAP repositories can also be configured as user identity store.  After installing and configuring Oracle Access Management, you can configure your own LDAP to use instead of the default embedded LDAP.This post explains the steps to Configure OID as Primary Identity Store in OAM11G R2 PS2.

Configure OID as Primary Identity Store in OAM11G R2 PS2

Follow the below steps to configure OID as primary identity store in OAM11G R2 PS2 .

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Installing Oracle HTTP Server 11g Webgate for OAM

This post explains steps for Installing Oracle HTTP Server 11g Webgate for OAM.

Prerequisites

Before installing Oracle HTTP Server 11g Webgate for OAM we need to Install and configure Oracle HTTP server 11g webserver. The steps for installing Oracle HTTP server 11g webserver is explained here .

Installing Oracle HTTP Server 11g Webgate for OAM steps

Download the Oracle HTTP Server 11g Webgate software  and copy it on the server .Navigate to the software location and  unzip the software.

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Export and Import policy data of OAM11gR2

This post explains how to export and import policy data of OAM11gR2. Using the WLST Scripting tool we can export and import policy data of Oracle Access Manager (OAM). The steps for exporting and importing policies of OAM11gR2 is given below,

Steps for Export and Import policy data of OAM11gR2

Export OAM Policy data

The policy export scripts will export Authentication Schemes, Host Identifiers and Application domains etc to the temporary  xml file .

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