Disable PIN cache clearance on workstation lock

Disables the clearance of the PIN cache when the workstation is locked.

If this setting is not configured or disabled, then the PIN is cleared from the cache when the workstation is locked.

Note: Disabling PIN cache clearance when the workstation is locked lowers the smart card deployment security.


Supported on: At least Windows Vista SP1
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\HID Global\SharedStore\Authentication
Value NameDisableClearPinAtWorkstationLock
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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