Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of net.sf.basedb.yubikey/using


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Timestamp:
Mar 4, 2014, 9:44:10 AM (8 years ago)
Author:
Nicklas Nordborg
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More YubiKey? usage instructions

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    11= How to use the !YubiKey authentication extension =
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     3== Logging in ==
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     5To begin with all users can login using their regular username/password combination. Enter the ''username'' in the '''!YubiKey''' field and the ''password'' in the '''Password''' field.
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     7Once a user has been assigned a !YubiKey (see below), that user must always login with the !YubiKey.
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     9 1. Insert the !YubiKey in a USB port.
     10 2. Make sure the '''!YubiKey''' field has focus and touch the button on the !YubiKey.
     11 3. A one-time-password is generated and focus is shifted to the '''Password''' field.
     12 4. Enter the ''password'' and click '''Login'''.
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    314== Assign !YubiKeys to users ==
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    5  1. To begin with all users can login using their regular login/password combination.
    6     To assign a !YubiKey to a user, the BASE administrator should
     16 1. To assign a !YubiKey to a user, the BASE administrator should
    717    locate that user in the '''Administrate->Users''' list and open the edit dialog.
    818
     
    1828    enter the serial number into the '''Serial #''' field (optional). Save!
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     31== Unassign a !YubiKey ==
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     33Click on the '''Remove''' in the '''!YubiKey''' tab in the '''Edit user''' dialog. Save!
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     35== Notes! ==
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     37 1. The ''root'' account can always login with username/password, even if a !YubiKey has been assigned.
     38 2. It is possible to assign the same !YubiKey to more than one user account if the passwords are not the same.
     39    This might be practical for persons that have one regular account for daily usage and one account for
     40    administrative needs.
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