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OpenToken Adapter
Installed in PingFederate, this adapter uses the secure OpenToken standard to pass user attributes and session information from PingFederate to the Apache agent on the Apache server.
Apache Agent
Installed on the server running Apache, this program watches for protected resource requests and determines whether to grant access or redirect the user to PingFederate for authentication with an IdP.

Intended audience

This document is intended for PingFederate administrators.

If you need help during the setup process, see the following sections of the PingFederate documentation:

System requirements

  • PingFederate 9.0 or later
  • OpenSSL 1.1.1 or later
  • The Apache Agent supports the following platforms:
    • Apache HTTP Server 2.4:
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
      • Canonical Ubuntu 18.04
      • Canonical Ubuntu 20.04