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(English) Exploration path
Web SSO bouscule l'informatique de la mairie de Paris (Journal du Net,
The OpenTrust-PAM software regulates access to web applications by
acting as a proxy between the user's browser and the applications,
intercepting all network trafic, mainly offering:
Explore the whole architecture
package. If you read French please take a look at OpenTrust-PAM_Architecture-v1.11French.pdf.
- enforcing of access rights to given functions (URLs)
- strong authentication and session control (login/password, one-time
password, X.509 certificate...)
- encryption (authentication phase and whole session)
- a directory (LDAP) stores all user's profiles, including functions
Install, on a real or virtual machine, OpenSuse Linux 10.2, without any
Web server or "service".
Check that no software listens to TCP port 443 or 1443. Under Linux one may, as
netstat -tpan | grep ':1\?443'
Uninstall any software using this port.
the most recent 'opentrust-pam' release.
Read the document provided in order to install it.
Explore all active tickets, especially in the 'support' group: on the Sourceforge
menubar click on 'Tracker' then select 'Support Requests', and browse
through all active tickets.
Read the 'Help'
Install OpenTrust-PAM on the machine animated by OpenSuse 10.2.
Using your browser, connect to
Log in as user boot, password boot.