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Press Release
More Control and Tuning Options for Users
Multi-Factor Authentication privacyIDEA version 3.6 released
The release 3.6 of privacyIDEA opens the possibility to manage additional user attributes within privacyIDEA. Based on these, administrators can define policies for additional permissions. In addition, a new feature in privacyIDEA 3.6 is that administrators can now also use arbitrary token attributes as conditions in policies. These are additional ways that administrators can control privacyIDEA properties and define users' permissions.
privacyIDEA Authenticator 3 for Android and iOS
Cryptographically secure authentication with your own smartphone
IT security company NetKnights releases version 3 of its app "privacyIDEA Authenticator". The program turns Android and Apple smartphones into a secure second factor for multi-factor authentication. Thanks to the cryptographic push process, users can log in securely and conveniently.
Higher security through smartcards and four-eye tokens
Multi-Factor-System privacyIDEA 3.5 released
IT security company NetKnights releases version 3.5 of its professional multi-factor authentication software privacyIDEA. For the first time, this enables users to also use smartcards. A second main feature is to require multiple users to log in for accounts that require special protection.
More flexibility through multi-challenge and new token types
Multi-Factor-System privacyIDEA 3.4 released
With the new release, the open source provider offers companies new flexible authentication mechanisms and means for very special requirements and usage scenarios. Among other things, users have more freedom in designing authentication workflows and using their own token types. Other features of privacyIDEA 3.4 include a new dashboard for a better overview of the system and an enhanced push token.
privacyIDEA Credential Provider
Two-Factor Authentication at the Windows Desktop – Offline
The new version 3.0 of the privacyIDEA Credential Provider is available now. It allows easy authentication with push notifications via smartphone and offline functionality with HOTP tokens like the Yubikey.
WebAuthn
privacyIDEA 3.3 allows central management of WebAuthn tokens
Open source security specialist NetKnights has released a new version of its multi-factor authentication software privacyIDEA. The new version allows organizations to centrally manage users' WebAuthn tokens in privacyIDEA, making modern authentication technologies available to the enterprise. A new event handler module will also allow individual connection to central logging systems such as Logstash or Splunk.
Update
Two-Factor-System privacyIDEA 3.2 offers fully customizable authentication workflows
With version 3.2 of privacyIDEA, the administrator receives two new event handler modules to define rules that can modify both HTTP requests and HTTP responses of the REST API as required. This allows workflows to be highly customized. It is now possible to easily forward audit information to external log management tools such as Splunk or Logstash and process it there. The authentication at the REST-API has been extended so that a robust integration into any other application can be implemented.
Update
privacyIDEA 3.1 released
In Version 3.1 wurden in privacyIDEA die Richtlinien weiter verbesssert. Administratoren können u.a. dedizierte Leserechte zugewiesen werden.
privacyIDEA Credential Provider
privacyIDEA Credential Provider version 2.5
Today we release the version 2.5 of the privacyIDEA Credential Provider. The privacyIDEA Credential Provider requires a user to login to the Windows desktop or terminal server using a 2nd factor. The user could use his smartphone with a smartphone app, a one time password token, a Yubikey or Nitrokey to authenticate. As an alternative the authentication backend can also send an Email or text message, containing a one time code, to the user for login.
World Wide Web Consortium is enrolling 2FA using privacyIDEA