The purpose of this product is to be able to offer a simple and convenient self service solution for resetting ones passwords across various platforms from just one place. In this first version, it will focus on just one platform, namely active directory. Authentication to the site will be controlled using WS Federation authentication, meaning that the solution needs to be set up as a Service Provider (SP) of an Identity Provider (IdP) solution.

The Safewhere*PasswordReset web site will interact with Active Directory through the Safewhere*LDAP Web Service, which is another product of Safewhere. This product is explained in a different user guideline.

* System Requirements
The recommended hardware setup for running Safewhere*PasswordReset

  • 4 GB Memory
  • Dual Core CPU

Minimum hardware setup is:

  • 2 GB Memory
  • Single Core CPU 2 GHz

The required software for running Safewhere*Identify:

  • Microsoft Server 2008 R2 /2012
  • .Net Framework 4.5
  • MVC 4.0
  • Active Directory
  • Safewhere*LDAP Web Service
  • Safewhere*Identify 4.2 or ADFS2.0