Microsoft AD - Remove Assets from Group
  • 21 May 2023
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Microsoft AD - Remove Assets from Group

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Article summary

Microsoft Active Directory (AD) - Remove Assets from Group (previously Remove Users or Devices from Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Group) removes the users or devices matching the parameters of the saved query (or devices that have been selected in the asset table) from an Active Directory group.

See Creating Enforcement Sets to learn more about adding Enforcement Actions to Enforcement Sets.

General Settings

  • Enforcement Set name (required) - The name of the Enforcement Set. A default value is added by Axonius. You can change the name according to your needs.
  • Add description - Click to add a description of the Enforcement Set. It is recommended to describe what the Enforcement Set does.
  • Run action on assets matching following query (required) - Select an asset category and a query. The Enforcement Action will be run on the assets that match the query parameters.
  • Action name (required) - The name of the Main action. A default value is added by Axonius. You can change the name according to your needs.
  • Configure Dynamic Values - Toggle on to enter a Dynamic Value statement. See Creating Enforcement Action Dynamic Value Statements to learn more about Dynamic Value statement syntax.

Required Fields

These fields must be configured to run the Enforcement Set.

  • Use stored credentials from the Active Directory adapter - Select this option to use the first connected Active Directory adapter credentials.

  • To use this option, you must successfully configure an Active Directory adapter connection.

  • The user name and the password used for the adapter connection must have the Required Permissions to fetch assets.

  • Group Distinguished Name (DN) - The name of the group to which to add the users.

  • Compute Node - The Axonius node to use when connecting to the specified host. For more details, see Connecting Additional Axonius Nodes.

Additional Fields

These fields are optional.

  • User name and Password - The credentials for a user account that has the permissions to fetch assets.

Required Ports

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

  • TCP/UDP port 389.

If you choose to use the stored credentials from the adapter then refer to Required Ports for information about all additional ports required.

Required Permissions

The value supplied in User name must have permission to modify the group listed,

For more details about other Enforcement Actions available, see Action Library.

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