Category: <span>linux</span>

Centralized Authentication in Linux, SSSD, and a Simple(r) Approach to sudoer management in Linux: Part 3

In part 1 of this blog series, we talked about centralized authentication in Linux and covered some basic use cases. Part 2 discussed System Security Services Daemon (SSSD) and why it’s becoming so important to centralized authentication in the Linux space.  In part 3, our final post in the series, we’ll discuss authorization and different
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Centralized Authentication in Linux, SSSD, and a Simple(r) Approach to sudoer management in Linux: Part 2

In part 1 of this blog series, we talked about centralized authentication in Linux and covered some basic use cases. In today’s post, we want to talk about System Security Services Daemon (SSSD) and why it’s becoming so important to centralized authentication in the Linux space. But first, we will touch upon Pluggable Authentication Module
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Centralized Authentication in Linux, SSSD, and a Simple(r) Approach to sudoer management in Linux: Part 1

Linux is, without a doubt, one of the most used server operating systems in the world. It is flexible, powerful, and many times the solutions derived from Linux-based applications are as good as their commercial, and proprietary, counterparts. Linux does have challenges that start from the very moment a user of the host attempts to
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Quick Setup Of Linux Remote Loader For SAP Drivers

When deploying the NetIQ SAP driver, it is recommended to setup a remote loader instance for the SAP driver. The following steps will help the development team to quickly setup and install the remote loader on a Linux environment: ● Install the remote loader on the Linux server using the NetIQ IDM installation media.  The
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Identity Vault – Unable to connect to Linux/Unix Remote Loader Driver

Identity Vault – Unable to connect to Linux/Unix Remote Loader Driver Checklist for solving error (-9006) Detail from driver The Linux/Unix driver uses embedded Remote Loader Technology to communicate with the Identity Vault — bi-directionally synchronizing changes between the Identity Vault and the connected system. New comers to Identity Manager commonly come face-to-face the above error.
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Install & Configure Tivoli Authorization Server on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

As part of daily duties I document (a lot) of information and instructions for various IDMWorks customers. The following contains the instructions for installing and configuring a Tivoli Authorization Server on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) v5 as part of an IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business (TAM) deployment in the environment. This following includes
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Oracle Identity Manager, Oracle Linux 5, & VMWare

As someone who has spent the majority of my computing time in a Microsoft Windows world but familiar with Linux I didn’t think twice when attempting to setup an Oracle Identity Manager environment based on Linux. A few obstacles later I learned some very important lessons for installing OIM on Linux.**NOTE: As with all Tips
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OIM: Installing the Design Console under Linux

According to the Certification Matrix, the Oracle Identity Manager Design Console only runs under Windows environments, but this is not necessarily the case. It’s only supported under Windows environments, but it can run just fine under Linux, it just takes a little work. Here’s the steps to getting the Design Console to run under Linux.
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