During processing of remotely-initiated transfers, XCOM needs to impersonate the userid specified in the transfer request, for example, to access the files processed by the transfer.
Could XCOM process these logins using Active Directory services?
Release : 11.6
For Windows, when the incoming transfer request specifies the DOMAIN= parameter, XCOM requests a 'domain type' logon which Windows processes using Active Directory.
For Linux/Unix, XCOM may be configured to use PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules) standard to process logons instead of using the local security. On its turn, PAM may be configured to process logons via Active directory.
This is setvia parameters in xcom.glb file:
This is documented in Pluggable Authentication Modules (PAM) Based Authentication section of XCOM online documentation