Authentication

Accounts
Accounts

If you need to distribute or manage federated user accounts, these services are for you.

Accounts
Accounts
Accounts & Passwords

Kerberos (@UBC.CA)

Overview

UBC's Kerberos Realm (@UBC.CA) is a computer network authentication protocol that allows to authenticate users with Campus-Wide Login (CWL) accounts and provides users offers Single Sign-On (SSO) to protect server and network services.


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Central Authentication Service (CAS)

Overview

Central Authentication Service (CAS) is an authentication service that allows UBC applications to authenticate users with Campus-Wide Login (CWL) accounts and provides users with a Single Sign-On (SSO) experience across other campus-wide web applications integrated with CAS.


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Shibboleth

Overview

Shibboleth is an open source authentication and authorization technology. Applications integrated with Shibboleth can grant access to CWL account holders based on their identity information. It provides a web single sign-on across or within organization boundaries.


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Enterprise Active Directory

Overview

Enterprise Active Directory (EAD) is a centralized authentication and authorization mechanism for Microsoft client resources and University wide services. EAD Provides efficient control and administration of centrally managed assets like servers, computer and security groups. User accounts, password and related information are created and controlled by Identity and Access Management (IAM) via Campus Wide Login (CWL) and synchronized with EAD.


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