Western Identity Manager is an application to help you manage your electronic identity here at Western. The first use of this product will be to manage your Western password. Below is an introduction to this service.
Web Based Self Service Interface
Western Identity Manager provides a 24/7 web-based password maangement interface. This interface is common for all users. Our goal is to provide functionality while reducing the number of times a user has to call for help from the ITS Customer Support Centre.
Challenge Response Password Reset Functionality
Western Identity Manager provides a challenge response password reset functionality. Challenge Response will be familiar to many users who access online banking. It is a set of questions and answers used to identify you. You can use this feature to retrieve a new password should you forget/lose your password. Learn more about Challenge Response Functionality here.
Western Identity Manager has improved security by increasing the strength of the encryption used to store your password. We have also enhanced the password policy by extending the optional mazimum length of a password to 32 characters.
All existing users who know their current Western ID and password will be able to subscribe to use Western Identity Manager. Learn more about Subscribing to Identity Manager here.
There are currently 3 ways to start using Western Identity Manager functionally.
ITS welcomes all feedback regarding services, including our deployment of Western Identity Manger.
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