Get Started - ForumPass
To access ForumPass, you must have an Exostar’s Identity and Access Management (IAM) Platform (formerly known as MAG) account. For more information, please visit the Get Started with Exostar's Identity and Access Management (IAM) Platform page.
The designated administrator for an organization is required to accept the Exostar's IAM Platform invitation and complete the registration process. Exostar processes the registration and all users receive their log-in credentials via email. The Administrator is required to review the Exostar Terms and Conditions (Ts&Cs) and accept the ForumPass Service Agreement, before any user can access the ForumPass application. For more information on Administrative tasks, please go see the Application and FIS Administrators page.
Project/Site Owner Tasks
The Project/Site Owner must invite each user to the project site. Until this action is complete, users cannot see the project site listed under their Workspaces in the ForumPass application. Each user receives an email from the site owner once permission is granted to the project site.
End User Tasks
Each user receives a user ID, one-time password, and system-generated password to establish their account by completing the First-Time Login process. Upon successfully accessing ForumPass, each user is required to accept the Export Control Notice to access the ForumPass environment.
Depending on the security level of the project site, you may be required to install a digital certificate. Your project invitation indicates whether or not you will access a Core or Sensitive project site. Work with your IT staff to obtain administrative rights to install the required ActiveX Controls.