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Silverfort is a cybersecurity company specializing in adaptive multi-factor authentication (MFA) and identity and access management (IAM) solutions. Silverfort's technology aims to secure access to various systems, applications, and networks by implementing risk-based authentication methods.

Creating a Silverfort connection

Using Access Token

To create the connection you need:

  • A Risk API Key
  • An App User ID
  • An App User Secret

Obtaining the credentials

  1. Log in to your Silverfort's admin console

  2. On the left sidebar, click Settings


  3. Click Silverfort API

    Silverfort API

  4. Click Create App User

    Create App User

  5. Copy the App User ID and App User Secret

    Copy App User ID and App User Secret

  6. Copy the Risk API Key and select the Allow 3rd party risk updates checkbox

    Copy Risk API Key and select checkbox

Creating your connection

  1. In the Blink platform, navigate to the Connections page > Add connection. A New Connection dialog box opens displaying icons of external service providers available.
  2. Select the Silverfort icon. A dialog box with name of the connection and connection methods appear.
  3. (Optional) Edit the name of the connection. At a later stage you cannot edit the name.
  4. Select Access Token as the method to create the connection.
  5. Fill in the parameters:
    • The Risk API Key
    • The App User ID
    • The App User Secret
  6. (Optional) Click Test Connection to test it.
  7. Click Create connection. The new connection appears on the Connections page.