Product Profile

CA Advanced Authentication

First Release Date:
Current Version: 8.1
Language Support:
United StatesUnited Kingdom

Product/Service Description

CA Advanced Authentication is a packaged offer that combines two authentication solutions - CA Strong Authentication (formerly CA AuthMinder) and CA Risk Authentication (formerly CA RiskMinder). The application provides authentication processing for a variety of applications in the organization of any size. The authentication methods include risk-based as well as multi-factor, strong authentication credentials.

Customer Overview

Total Number of customers undisclosed
Customer Size Large Enterprise , Medium , SMB
Customer Type Credit Unions , Commercial Banks , Corporates , Fund Managers , Investment Banks , IT Integrators
Target Market Africa , Asia , Australia/New Zealand , Europe , Global , North America , South America
Specific georgaphical coverage United States of America


  • Comprehensive user behavior modeling for improved risk analysis
  • Password files are not stored which eliminates their theft.
  • DeviceDNA™ fingerprinting
  • Вefault rule sets covering typical fraud patterns
  • Support for a variety of credentials – passwords and knowledge-based authentication (KBA) methods, two-factor software and hardware tokens
  • Out-of-band (OOB) authentication using one-time passwords (OTPs) delivered via text, voice, or e-mail


  • Reduces the risk of inappropriate access, data breaches and attacks
  • Secures data without burdening legitimate end users
  • Blocks high-risk transactions and requires step-up authentication for suspicious activity
  • Scales with your organization’s needs

Platform & Workflow

Server OS AIX (IBM)
Workstation OS Windows , Linux , Oracle Linux
Programming Language and API undisclosed
SetUp and Installation Options undisclosed
Deployment Period Within hours
Reporting Capabilities Administrator Reports, RiskFort Reports, Case Management Reports
Security Options Versatile authentication engine, device identification, geo – location, device intelligence, user behavior profiling
The product/service compliant with the following regulatory standards undisclosed

Connectivity, Hosting and Intergration

Hosting Option Inhouse , Hosted by provider
Hosting provider undisclosed
Devices Supported Android , iPhone-iPad , Linux , Mac , Mobile Web App , Web-based , Windows
Compatibility with Database Management System (DBMS) undisclosed
Third party integration SAML, API, RADIUS, CA Single Sign-On (formerly CA SiteMinder)

Support Services

Support Option Online Support , Phone Support , Video Tutorials , Knowledge Base


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