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An increasingly common requirement within Identity Management projects is to remove or substitute some characters in a given string. Usually these are non-English (ASCII) characters, accents and diacritic marks. We live in an increasingly global environment. This often causes challenges in identity projects where one must synchronise identity data (names, locations) from a diversity of different…

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Alexander McHugh
Aug 19, 2016
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With Identity Manager 4.5 the way the User Application is configured changed a great deal. Previously, the configupdate.sh tool would do a fair bit of work, unpacking the IDMProv.war file, which is really just a very large ZIP file, changing some of the internal configuration files, and then repack it. As you can imagine, this…

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By: geoffc
Aug 19, 2016
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Many times you may experience regular slowdowns on MS SQL database. There could be many reasons for CPU bottleneck on MS SQL Server but one of the main reasons for CPU bottlenecks is insufficient hardware resources. However, CPU utilization can usually be reduced by configuration changes and query tuning so you may like to avoid…

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Anmol Rastogi
Aug 9, 2016
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Office 365 licensing is unique where it is possible to mix and match various Enterprise Plans. The two common types of plans offered are Enterprise Packaged Plans and Enterprise Individual Plans. Currently there are three different packaged enterprise plans offered which are E1, E3, and E4. The enterprise…

By: vivekbm
Aug 3, 2016
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VMware ESXi Collector 2011.1r5, Cisco IronPort Collector 2011.1r2, HP TippingPoint Collector 2011.1r2, Microsoft SQL Server Collector 2011.1r4, Cisco Firewall Collector 2011.1r4, and more…

Aug 3, 2016
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Because certifying individual access is as tedious and inefficient as counting jelly beans, managers often validate every user’s access without really looking closely at it. This lack of attention means that some users might maintain inappropriate levels of access.

Jul 28, 2016
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This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Getting Started with OSP

In the first two articles in this series I discussed some of the basic things about getting OSP installed and configured so that the various web components of NetIQ Identity Manager working. OSP is the front end authentication module that support name/password, Kerberos, and SAML federation. Once logged in via OSP the various web modules…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Jul 28, 2016
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You can upgrade to Sentinel 7.3.3 from Sentinel 7.0.x, 7.1.x, 7.2.x, and 7.3.x Sentinel 7.3.3 includes fix for Authentication Bypass and Arbitrary File Upload (CVE-2016-1605) security vulnerability.

Jul 27, 2016
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It’s a complex world out there. There’s no denying it.  This is especially true in the IT world—where admins are expected to keep systems running smoothly.  However, no matter how you slice it: there’s no way around the true complexity of IT. Physical and virtual machines, networks, operating systems, and applications all have to work…

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wheaps
By: wheaps
Jul 26, 2016
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