18.5. Integrating external authentication and authorization systems

PSM provides a plugin framework to integrate PSM to external systems to authenticate or authorize the user before authenticating on the target server. Such plugins can also be used to request additional information from the users, for example, to perform multi-factor authentication.

You can use an Authentication and Authorization plugin (aa-plugin) in the following protocols:

  • Remote Desktop (RDP)

  • Secure Shell (SSH)