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Requirements for installation of Auth Connector

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Article ID: 173337

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Products

Web Security Service - WSS

Issue/Introduction

When installing Auth Connector you want an account that will allow the service to perform its function.

Environment

Web Security Service

Resolution

Installation requires:
  • The user performing the install be a member of the Domain to which the Auth Connector is installed
  • The user have local administrative privileges on the machine
 
Please review the guide on Deploying the Auth Connector.
 
The Auth Connector performs the following queries in Active Directory:
  • All Domain names that can be found
  • All Users (SAM account names) from each domain
  • All Security Groups from each domain
  • All Members of each Security Group (for report filtering)
Instructions on integration can be found here.