In OIM challenge questions are enabled by default. To disable challenge questions in OIM11GR2 we need to update the system property”Are challenge questions disabled in OIM”. We need to disable challenge questions in OIM11GR2 if we use OAAM to setup challenge questions. This post explains the steps to disable challenge questions in OIM11GR2
Follow the below steps to disable challenge questions in OIM11GR2,
Login to OIM Identity System Administrator Console
In the left pane, click on System Configuration under the System Management.
Search for the property Are challenge questions disabled in OIM.
The default value FALSE will be displayed. This means challenge questions are enabled in OIM.
To disable challenge questions , update Value field to TRUE.
Few other system property related to Challenge Questions are explained below,
Minimum length of challenge response
This property defines the minimum length of answers to challenge questions.
Duplicate challenge responses allowed
This property is used to indicate whether or not duplicate challenge responses are allowed.
Use of Default Questions
For customers who have customized their UI to allow end-users to set their own challenge questions, this property determines whether the user must select challenge questions from a predefined list in the Web Application, or if users are required to provide their own questions.
Step to Customize the number of challenge questions displayed in OIM11GR2 is explained here