When the Auth connector is required

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Article ID: 167428

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Products

CDP Integration Server

Issue/Introduction

When to use the Auth connector and its functionality with different connections.

Resolution

Access Method                Auth Conn required to identify usernames in reports            Auth Connector required to create policy based on user names and groups

Explicit Proxy                       Yes with captive portal                                                                     Yes with captive portal

Client Connector                No                                                                                                        Yes

Proxy forwarding                 No                                                                                                        Yes

Firewall/VPN                        Yes                                                                                                       Yes

 

The Explicit Proxy access method currently does not allow for user identification.