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Enterprise Single Sign-On 9.0.2 - Wearable Device Authentication Users Guide

Preparing the Wearable Device for Authentication Manager

Preparing the Wearable Device for Authentication Manager

The following schema shows the different steps to prepare a wearable device for Authentication Manager, which are:

  1. Allowing Users to Enroll and Log on with a Wearable Device.
  2. Enrolling your Wearable Device.

Allowing_Users_to_Enroll

Allowing Users to Enroll and Log on with a Wearable Device

Subject

This section is intended to Enterprise Access Management administrators. It explains how to configure the Enterprise Access Management console to allow users to use their wearable device with Authentication Manager.

Before starting

You have the following administration role:

  • In classic administration mode: Smart Card administrator.
  • In advanced administration mode, your role must contain the following rights:
    • User Security Profile: creation/modification.
    • Token: Modification.
Procedure
  1. In the Enterprise Access Management console, click the User Security Profile that contains the users for whom you want to allow the use of wearable devices for authentication.
  2. In the Authentication tab, select the Wearable device method and Apply.

  1. Click the Access Point Security profile that contains the access points for which you want to allow the use of wearable devices for authentication.
  2. In the Security Services tab, select the Wearable device method and Apply.

The users are now authorized to enroll their wearable device.

 

Enrolling_your_Wearable

Enrolling your Wearable Device

Subject

The enrollment of a wearable device is done through Authentication Manager.

Before starting

Your Nymi Band is activated.

Procedure
  1. Right-click the Authentication Manager icon located in the notification area, and select Manage Wearable Devices.

NOTE: For security reasons, you will have to authenticate during the enrollment of your wearable device. It is a normal behavior.

The following window appears:

  1. Click Add.
  2. Enter a name for your wearable device.

  1. Click Enroll.

You Nymi Band is being searched.

  1. To activate the enrollment of your Nymi Band, tap the top of your Nymi Band four times.

An enrollment pattern appears.

At the same time, the corresponding pattern appears on your Nymi Band.

NOTE: If the enrollment patterns do not match, check to see whether another Nymi Band is being enrolled next to yours.

  1. Click Confirm.

Your Nymi Band is enrolled.

 

IMPORTANT: When your wearable device is enrolled, you are ready to log on for hands-free access on all computers where the One Identity solution and the Nymi Bluetooth dongle are installed.

 

Authenticating with your Wearable Device

Authenticating with your Wearable Device

Subject

You can use your Nymi Band to log on to Windows or to log on to an application, as detailed in the following procedures.

Before starting

Your wearable device is enrolled and activated.

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