Notifications

This feature is intended for the administrator of ESET Secure Authentication (ESA).

What types of notifications are included?

Server startup: Each time the Authentication Server is started (re-started).

Error: If any error occurs that might affect the authentication process.

Web Console Login: Each time a console administrator logs in to ESA Web Console

User Locked: Each time a user has been locked due to failed authentication (did not provide correct second authentication factor)

User Unlocked

License: If the license state changes from OK to anything else

How does it work?

ESA uses an SMTP server defined by you to deliver email notifications regarding the selected types of actions.

1.Define the details of a working SMTP server:

a.In the ESA Web Console navigate to Settings > SMTP Server and fill in the required details.

b.Use the Send test email to test the configuration. If an email is delivered to the provided email address, the configuration is correct.

2.Enable the Notifications feature and select the type and frequency of notifications:

a.In the ESA Web Console navigate to Settings > Notifications.

b.Select Enable notifications.

c.For Recipient Email Address, type the email address where the notifications will be delivered.

d.Select the desired Notification Types.

e.In the Throttling section, select the frequency of delivering notifications:

Immediately: As soon as a selected type of action occurs, a notification email is sent.

10 minutes: If in the past 10 minutes any of the selected type of actions occurred, an email summary will be sent.

1 hour: If in the past 10 minutes any of the selected type of actions occurred, an email summary will be sent.

1 day: Daily summary delivered via email about occurrence of selected types of actions.

f.Click Save.


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Multiple Authentication Servers

If you have multiple Authentication Servers, notifications are sent by each of them regardless of the selected Throttling.