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watsonra Newcomer 1 posts since
Apr 23, 2013
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Apr 23, 2013 12:25 PM

CAC authentication

Hi I'm new to the community, anyway my question is has anyone been able to CAC enabled 7.x aplliance, I've search the site and community maybe i am missing the post but if someone has some information and docummentation on how to enable this function it would be very helpful.

 

Thanks

Richard

  • alexn Veteran 722 posts since
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    1. Apr 23, 2013 4:44 PM (in response to watsonra)
    Re: CAC authentication

    I think by default it is enabled.

    Do procedures exist to disable DoD CAC Authentication?

    Yes. Log a support case with McAfee if you want to disable DoD CAC Authentication

     

    Maybe you are talking about something else, please do mention is it MWG or Email gateway.?


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  • michael_schneider McAfee SME 424 posts since
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    2. Apr 24, 2013 10:11 AM (in response to watsonra)
    Re: CAC authentication

    Hi,

     

    essentially the CAC is a x509 client authentication whereas the X509 certificate is stored on a card in this case.

    A rule set is available from the online library on https://contentsecurity.mcafee.com/ruleset_library?q=x509. This can be used as a template, whereas the user needs to select the card as source for the certificate.

     

    best,

    Michael


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