Added AgriLife and Tarleton Identity Providers and added links to SSO logon and Campus/Agency logon help pages
This is the pilot release of SSO as a Shibboleth Service Provider. SSO can now accept logon credentials from selected members of the TAMU Shibboleth federation. The following system members are participating in the initial pilot. Employees of these system members can use their local credentials or their SSO credentials when logging in. Over time, […]
The SSO password strength requirements were strengthened to the specifications shown below. This new criteria will be enforced the next time a user changes their password. 8-64 characters 1 Uppercase letter 1 Lowercase letter 1 Number 1 Special Character (!, @, #, etc.) A ‘Coming Soon’ graphic and message was added to inform employees about […]
The changes in version 4.4.1 of Single Sign-On primarily relate to security and event logging. When an employee’s password is reset, SSO now automatically sends the employee to both the old and new email addresses. To help prevent unauthorized access from countries that are known for hacking and phishing operations, all logins from certain countries will be blocked from accessing the SSO menu. Central Administrators can grant individual employees exclusion to the blocking rule. The Security Reviewer’s page now contains the employee’s contact information so member ISO’s can contact the employee more easily.
This version was released on May 2nd, 2014. It includes features to help employees monitor their logon activity. New Features A ‘Recent Logon Activity‘ list has been added to the Home tab The ‘Security Log’ tab now has a ‘Report Problem’ button for an employee to notify security administrators about questionable logon activity Alert message […]
New Features System Admin Role System Administrators can now add, update, and delete SSO applications’ roles from with SSO rather than using BPP’s “green screens”. Accordingly, BPP’s green screen number 453 will be retired in the near future, probably in conjunction with version 4.3.1 of SSO.