How to disable / delete CA Strong Authentication credential

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Article ID: 126274

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Products

CA Rapid App Security CA Advanced Authentication CA API Gateway

Issue/Introduction

This document discusses 3 means of Disabling/ Deleting a given credential. 

 

How to disable / delete CA Strong Authentication credential ? 

Environment

CA Strong Authentication server 

Resolution

The 3 ways to Disable/Delete a configured credential that is active for a user are:

1. Use the ca-strongauth-sample-application to Delete/Disable the credential in question. 
2. Use the Webservice calls DeleteCredential and DisableCredential to Delete and Disable credentials (in that order). 
3. Use the Admin UI's (Global Admin UI) "Manage Credentials" screen to Delete or Disable the credentials for the given User. 

Additional Information

Note that Deleting the credential does not automatically initiate re-enrollment flow.