OpenLDAP
  • 19 Sep 2022
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OpenLDAP

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OpenLDAP Software is an open source implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol.

Types of Assets Fetched

This adapter fetches the following types of assets:

  • Devices
  • Users

Parameters

  1. Host (required) - The hostname, IP address or the complete URL format of the OpenLdap server that Axonius can communicate with via the Required Ports.

  2. User Name and Password (required) - The credentials for a user account that has the Required Permissions to fetch assets to log in for the simple bind.

  3. Use SSL - Specify whether to use the connection on a secure port. When selected, the secure port is usually set to 636.

  4. Port (required) - The port used for the connection. A customized port can be used. The default is 389 for connections without SSL, and 636 for SSL connections.

  5. Users Custom Attributes (optional, comma-separated) - A comma-separated list of additional user attributes to fetch.

  6. Devices Custom Attributes (optional, comma-separated) - A comma-separated list of additional device attributes to fetch.

  7. Users Object Classes (required, comma-separated) - Enter one or more object classes of users, separated by commas.

  8. Devices Object Classes (required, comma-separated) - Enter one or more object classes of devices, separated by commas.

  9. Override Search Base (optional) - Specify the desired search base location to search for a particular directory object. When this parameter is left empty, the adapter uses the default search base location.

  10. Retrieve operational attributes (optional) - Select whether to retrieve LDAP operational attributes, which are used internally by the server.

  11. Fetch Devices (required, default: true) - Select whether to fetch devices.

  12. Fetch Users (required, default: true) - Select whether to fetch users.

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

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Advanced Settings

Note:

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.

  • Correlate Mail Using Owner Email - Select whether to populate the Mail field with the contents of the specific Owner Email field.
Note:

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


Required Ports

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

  • Port 389 for a connection without SSL
  • Port 636 for an SSL connection


Required Permissions

The value supplied in User Name must have read-only permissions for the OpenLdap server.

Supported From Version

Supported from Axonius version 4.5


What's Next
Changing your password will log you out immediately. Use the new password to log back in.
First name must have atleast 2 characters. Numbers and special characters are not allowed.
Last name must have atleast 1 characters. Numbers and special characters are not allowed.
Enter a valid email
Enter a valid password
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