Configuring certificate-based authentication

As a BMC Helix Single Sign-On administrator, you can configure certificate-based authentication which is considered the most secure authentication among all authentication types supported by BMC Helix Single Sign-On.


To use the certificate-based authentication, an end user browser must have a valid Public Key Certificate. The process of obtaining the Public Key Certificate is out of scope this documentation.  

To configure certificate-based authentication, complete the following tasks:


As a BMC Helix SSO administrator, configure a realm for certificate-based authentication.

Configuring a realm for certificate-based authentication

As a BMC Helix SSO administrator, validate the CA certificate if required.

Validating a certificate

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