Akamai EAA
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Akamai EAA

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Akamai Enterprise Application Access (EAA) is part of the edge platform that helps companies secure applications that run behind a firewall or in a public cloud.

Types of Assets Fetched

This adapter fetches the following types of assets:

  • Devices
  • Users


  1. Host Name or IP Address (required) - The hostname or IP address of the Akamai EAA server that Axonius can communicate with via the Required Ports.

  2. Contract ID (required) - The Akamai contract identifier for your Enterprise Application Access product.

  3. Client Token, Client Secret, and Access Token (required) - The credentials for a user account that has the Required Permissions to fetch assets.To create Client Token, Client Secret, and Access Token, refer to Create an API client with custom permissions.

  4. Verify SSL - Select whether to verify the SSL certificate of the server against the CA database inside of Axonius. For more details, see SSL Trust & CA Settings.

  5. HTTPS Proxy (optional) - Connect the adapter to a proxy instead of directly connecting it to the domain.

  6. HTTPS Proxy User Name (optional) - The user name to use when connecting to the value supplied in Host Name or IP Address via the value supplied in HTTPS Proxy.

  7. HTTPS Proxy Password (optional) - The password to use when connecting to the server using the HTTPS Proxy.

To learn more about common adapter connection parameters and buttons, see Adding a New Adapter Connection.


Advanced Settings


From Version 4.6, Advanced settings can either apply for all connections for this adapter, or you can set different advanced settings and/or different scheduling for a specific connection, refer to ​Advanced Configuration for Adapters.

  1. Fetch apps associated with users directories (default: disabled) - Select this option to fetch the apps associated with the directories that the user is in, and add them to the user.


To learn more about Adapter Configuration tab advanced settings, see Adapter Advanced Settings.


Axonius uses Enterprise Application Access API for the following:

Required Ports

Axonius must be able to communicate with the value supplied in Host Name or IP Address via the following ports:

  • TCP port 80/443

Required Permissions

The values supplied in Access Token, Client Token, and Client Secret must be associated with credentials that have Read permissions in order to fetch assets.

Supported From Version

Supported from Axonius version 5.0

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