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How to configure basic authentication in AdminUI to protect resource


Article ID: 213881


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SITEMINDER CA Single Sign On Agents (SiteMinder)



When running a Policy Server with AdminUI, how to configure the
protection of a Web Site using Basic Authentication?




Policy Server 12.8SP5;
AdminUI 12.8SP5;




Configure protection of a Domain, including a Realm, a Rule, a Policy
and attach to the Realm the Basic Authentication Scheme as described
in the documentation (1).

About configuring these objects in the AdminUI, follow documentation


Additional Information



    Configure a Basic Authentication Scheme

      Configure a Basic authentication scheme in the Administrative UI to
      verify user identities against user names and passwords that exist
      in the user directory.


    How to Configure a Policy Domain

      You configure a domain to create a logical grouping of resources
      with one or more user directories.


    Configure a Realm

      Configure a Realm Protected by a SiteMinder Web Agent

Select a SiteMinder Web Agent or Agent group, and click OK.
Create new rules or delete existing rules.


    Create the Policy

      Add Users to a Policy
      Add Rules to a Policy