Does CA Top Secret support PIV card authentication?

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CA Top Secret CA Top Secret - LDAP

Issue/Introduction

PIV support for CA Top Secret



Does CA Top Secret support PIV cards for authentication to mainframe?

Environment

Release: TOPSEC00200-15-Top Secret-Security
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Resolution

To use your PIV card to signon to the mainframe running CA Top Secret, you will need to install CA Advanced Authentication and CA PAM.

CA Advanced Authentication can be found in the CA Top Secret manuals:

https://docops.ca.com/ca-top-secret-for-z-os/16-0/en/using/using-advanced-authentication-mainframe

CA PAM is documented in the following manual:

https://docops.ca.com/ca-system-z-security-communication-servers/15-1/en