Microsoft Internet Information Server is the world’s most popular web server. DualShield IIS Agent is a plugin component that adds multi-factor authentication to the IIS server. It allows access only to those users who provide multi-factor authentication using a variety of strong authentication tokens provided by DualShield unified authentication platform.
The complete solution consists of the following components:
- DualShield Authentication Server
- DualShield SSO Server
- DualShield IIS Agent
DualShield IIS Agent acts as the bridge that connects the Microsoft Internet Information Server and the DualShield Single Sign-On Server. Technically, DualShield IIS Agent is an ISAPI extension/filter and a SML 2.0 Service Provider.