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How do I Configure the Application Server to use an External Source for Authentication? (Doc ID 432636.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 11, 2019

Applies to:

Identity Manager - Version 9.0.1.5 to 9.1.0.2.21
Information in this document applies to any platform.
JBoss
WebLogic
WebSphere

**Checked for Relevance on 07-Jan-2012**


Goal

Is there any way to change the Web Application Server authentication to use some other external / custom authentication source, such as a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) server? That will allow logging in to the Application Server Administrative Console via authentication credentials that are checked against a corporate source rather than the internal Application Server password file.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Enabling Custom Authentication on JBoss
 Enabling Custom Authentication on WebLogic
 Enabling Custom Authentication on WebSphere
 Protecting the JNDI Namespace
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