SafeNet is a global provider of authentication, data protection and software rights management solutions. SafeNet’s data-centric approach focuses on the protection of high value information throughout its lifecycle, from the data center to the cloud.

SafeNet’s two products SafeNet Authentication Manager (SAM) and SafeNet Authentication Service (SAS) are now integrated with Citrix ShareFile as Identity Providers for Citrix ShareFile.  With this integration, users can log in to Citrix ShareFile using either SAM or SAS as the SAML Service Provider. These solutions offer  a seamless, consistent strong authentication and SSO experience for enterprise users who need to securely access their ShareFile account.

Now, we are pleased to announce SafeNet Authentication Manager and SafeNet Authentication Service as Citrix Ready for Citrix ShareFile.

SafeNet Authentication Manager is a comprehensive authentication server that allows organizations to implement a future-ready strong authentication strategy for securing local and remote access to corporate resources, on-premises or in the cloud, using a single authentication back-end.

SafeNet Authentication Manager offers different levels of assurance with support for the broadest range of authentication methods including certificate-based USB and smartcard tokens, OTP tokens, phone-based tokens, context-based authentication with step-up capabilities, and OOB SMS authentication.

SafeNet Authentication Service delivers fully automated, versatile strong authentication as-a-service solution. With no infrastructure required, SafeNet Authentication Service provides smooth management processes and highly flexible security policies, token choice and integration APIs.

SafeNet’s cloud-based authentication platform gives 24×7 availability and total visibility across all authentication methods, so customers can easily deploy and manage a variety of authentication methods to suit their different needs. With zero infrastructure requirements and zero impact to end users, migration is seamless and deployment is simple, fast and convenient.

Link to ShareFile:

www.citrix.com/sharefile

Technical Contact(s): 

Gil Mazor – Gil.Mazor@safenet-inc.com

Resources:

http://www.safenet-inc.com/data-protection/authentication/safenet-authentication-manager/

http://www2.safenet-inc.com/sas/index.html

http://www2.safenet-inc.com/sas/implementation-guides/Citrix/SAS-Citrix-ShareFile-Integration-Guide-RevB.pdf