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2123131 - Afaria: Fingerprint feature on Android invokes Passcode


Fingerprint security that is enabled on the device is ignored by by the Afaria Client on the device.

The fingerprint security option on devices usually has a backup passcode option.

When a security policy is applied this is prompted repeatedly for instead of the fingerprint.



  • Afaria 7.0 (All Supported Versions)
  • Afaria Mobile Secure (All Supported Versions)


SAP Afaria 7.0 ; SAP HANA Cloud Platform, mobile service for app and device management 1607


FingerPrint, Android, Security Policy , KBA , MOB-AFA , Afaria , MOB-SEC , Mobile Secure Portfolio (Cloud) incl Afaria Cloud Edition , Problem

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