Configure Apache Webserver to authenticate from LDAP Server

1. Connect to the LDAP Server from an LDAP Browser 2. Uncomment these two modules in httpd.conf LoadModule ldap_module modules/mod_ldap.so LoadModule authnz_ldap_module modules/mod_authnz_ldap.so 3. Add the following Location directive <Location /> AuthType Basic Require valid-user AuthName   “Enter Your ldap Username/Password” AuthBasicProvider   ldap AuthzLDAPAuthoritative   off AuthLDAPURL    ldap://localhost:444

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Websphere Application Server configuration with LDAP Server

 Security is a critical aspect of any distributed application model. Most of the firms have a centralized repository of the users in LDAP servers like Active Directory, Novell LDAP. This post illustrates how you can configure authentication to the WebSphere Application server using an Open DS LDAP  commonly reffered as

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Common LDAP Server Issues

The causes of the exceptions are discussed in brief. If you have anything to add, feel free to comment! com.bea.security.providers.xacml.store.ldap.LDAPException: netscape.ldap.LDAPException: error result (49) This exception is encountered when the password of the principal trying to connect to the LDAP Server is wrong. The AD-specific error code is the one

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Configuring Dynamic LDAP Groups with IPlanetAuthenticator on Weblogic Server

IPlanet LDAP Server implements dynamic ldap groups by having schema as objectclass = groupOfURLs. A groupOfURLS class can have multiple memberURL attributes, each one consisting of an LDAP URL that enumerates a set of objects in the directory. The members of the group would be the union of these sets.

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