Authorization on the HES server via a FIDO key

Hideez Enterprise Server – Authorization via FIDO key
You can configure authorization on the HES server via the FIDO key. You can use both an external FIDO key and a platform security key.
You can also enable FIDO2 attestation option for the keys and disable platform keys if needed. Attestation ensures that device is genuine, and is from trusted, certified manufacturer. Platform keys is the option that allows user to use their device to login using Touch ID, Face ID, or Windows Hello. Simplify user authentication using built in laptop, or smartphone login features, such as pin and biometric login. Here you can find guides for this features.

Step 1. Adding a key

Go to Profile, Security Keys section and click the Add FIDO2 Authenticator button.
Then choose the type of the key and click "Next".
Follow the instructions of your FIDO key. If you are using HK, then refer to this guide. If you are using platform security key - to this.
You can add multiple keys.

Step 2. Authorization via the FIDO key

Passwordless login

If you registered your Key without "Use Usernameless" option, follow next instruction.
Enter your e-mail.
Select the Sign in with a security key login option.
Follow the instructions on the screen. Screens for HK use are shown.
After entering the PIN-code, polling your key and pressing the button while the green LED is flashing, you will be authorized on the HES server.

Usernameless login

If you registered your Key with "Use Usernameless" option, follow next instruction.
Select the Sign in with a security key login option.
Follow the instructions on the screen. Screens for HK use are shown.
After entering the PIN-code, polling your key and pressing the button while the green LED is flashing, you will be authorized on the HES server.

Step 3. Key's management

You can change the names for the keys or delete them using the corresponding buttons.