Is smartcard support available in Red Hat Enterprise Linux?

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  • PIV smartcards authentication can be enabled on Red Hat Enteprise Linux using the packages openct, opensc, mozilla-opensc-signer, pcsc-lite-openct and pam_pkcs11. Can these packages be included in RHEL? Can smartcard support be included in RHEL?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux(RHEL) 6.x

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