Recently we started using a custom script to install and configure FIM in a consistent manner. During more than a few manual installs, I’ve been asked to install FIM into a drive or directory other than “C:\Program Files\Microsoft [...]
In the wake of the Heartbleed bug, many are faced with the daunting (and expensive) prospect of replacing the SSL certificates on those vulnerable systems. This is due to the possibility that the private keys of exposed SSL certif [...]
In the 12+ years that CSS has been helping organizations deploy Public Key Infrastructures, we frequently run into situations where PKI components are already present in the environment. Often it’s an older PKI that someone new to [...]
Identity Federation is all about trusts. As the diagram shows below, all participants within such identity federation form a cycle of trusts. One can easily extend federated authentication for Windows Azure Service Bus to external [...]
I recently worked on a project where the client had some users who may not be logging into their accounts for 6 months or more, but their corporate policy was to disable accounts that had been dormant for more than 3 months.