Active Directory

I’ve been meaning for a long time to do a series of posts on different ways of doing the same thing in Aegis, from using scripts, command line, builtin activities, custom activities and adapters and I finally got around to doing it. The question came up in the Aegis Support Forum asking “How can I detect accounts…

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Martin Cotter
Feb 4, 2016
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This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Active Directory Password Troubleshooter Tool

In part 1 of this article series I talked about the new Password Troubleshooter tool that comes with IDM 4.5. Over the years we have mocked Novell, then NetIQ for what is known as stealth marketing. This is one of those examples.

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By: geoffc
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This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Active Directory Password Troubleshooter Tool

In Identity Manager 4.5 one of the hidden, unsung new bits is a tool called the Password Sync Troubleshooter. The guys in NTS tell me that they have been using this tool for years when they have to support an issue with Password Sync. They very much wanted to get it out…

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By: geoffc
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Author Thomas Hood once wrote, “…the easiest reading is damned hard writing.” I imagine most system administrators would express a similar sentiment when approached about automating parts of their organization’s identity and access management (IAM) system. Although automation makes IAM processes less complex for users, it introduces additional complexity for IT, particularly in four specific…

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Travis Greene
Jul 1, 2015
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Welcome to the IQLdap Adapter Update 2 (version 0.6.0.0). This update is the first to start looking at specific tasks which are possible (mainly and a bit of grunt work) with previous versions such as Group Membership Management, Resetting Passwords and Enabling/Disabling accounts. It also allows for ‘Activity Bundles’ to be added without changes to the…

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Martin Cotter
Jul 25, 2014
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When working with the default policies for the Active Directory driver, one quickly notices that this driver calls out to several Java functions. This is true with both the package based version or the pre-configured XML driver export used up until the release of NetIQ Identity Manager 4 Overall, the Active Directory driver is one…

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Alexander McHugh
Jun 9, 2014
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Welcome to the IQLdap Adapter Update 1 (version 0.4.0.0) This update adds some cool new features and some updates to work with the new Web Console in Aegis 3.2! New Features! Added Oracle Internet Directory as an LDAP Type This update now allows the LDAP adapter work with Oracle Internet Directory (OID) as well as…

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Martin Cotter
May 8, 2014
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This article looks at automating a mundane IT task with the help of the LDAP Adapter for Aegis – Updating User Profile Pictures! User profile pictures are stored in an LDAP attribute in a binary format, so this is also a good example of how complex data handling can be done in a really simple…

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Martin Cotter
Feb 12, 2014
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Communicating with LDAP is a common function in Aegis automation workflows across a wide variety of use cases. Most use-cases are simply to find or modify information as part of a larger workflow in an integrated fashion. For example if a VMWare Provisioning request is received from a user, we can determine that persons group…

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Martin Cotter
Feb 6, 2014
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Purposes: POC (internal use only) Version: Sentinel 7 (it would work on Sentinel 6 as well) Type: Solution Pack Some notes: – This solution pack was built based on some (not all) Change Guardian rules and there are around 47 correlation rules– It could be used when Change Guardian is missing and you need some…

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By: hhigashi
Aug 18, 2012
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