Questions tagged [ldap]

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, an application protocol for reading and editing directories over an IP network.

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Bindling User details from AD using LDAP

I have got a request from a client to fetch all client user details from AD and finally dump to a db so that they can use it for reporting. I have used ...
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LDAP search helper for System.DirectoryServices.Protocols

Given all the times I need to perform LDAP searches in the work I do, I wrote a helper and I want to clean it up and publish it to Nuget. What are peoples opinions of the approaches used? ...
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Authentication via LDAP and authorization via JDBC

I have a custom AuthenticationProvider for getting authentication via LDAP and authorization via JDBC. It's running but I think it's not the best way. My custom ...
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Escape Characters for LDAP/ADSI string

Below's some code I knocked up to escape the account name to be used in creating an ADSI reference to an account (e.g. escaping $sAmAccountName before using in <...
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LDAP Login Script

This is my first time ever having code peer reviewed! This is just the main function I'm concerned about. Edit Apologies for the initial vagueness of my question, this is the "login" part of my ...
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PowerShell GUI to display information about users

I have a GUI file which is currently being ran by VBS, but I have a few issues: PowerShell v2 is what is being run on every machine and I cant change that, runs very slow on first time launch. it ...
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Obj-C wrapper for OpenLDAP

This section of code reside in a utility class (LDAPUtility). It's purpose is to subscribe or unsubscribe a user from an LDAP group. My main questions are if I am using the LDAP library correctly and ...
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Addressing possible strategic problems with LDAP module and unit testing code

I'm a sysadmin writing a tool to perform administrative tasks on our upcoming new account management system that runs over LDAP. I want the tool to be highly flexible, configurable, and reliable, so I'...
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Join strings from a List<string> while also formating them

The code I have wrote works fine, this inquiry being purely for educational purposes. I want to know how others would do this better and cleaner. I especially hate the way I add the list items to ...
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Use different contructors of disposable class

I have a very simple helper class to validate credentials. Sometimes the domain has a value, sometimes not. Depending on this, a different constructor for ...
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PHP LDAP connection

I have this class, which helps me to connect to LDAP: ...
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ASN.1 BER Encoding and Decoding

I have a project (ldaplib) I am working on that needs to do ASN1-BER decoding and encoding. The function I have for the decoding portion is slightly more complex but neither are all that complicated. ...
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LDAP Library design, classes, functions, initialization?

I have started working on my first open source project making an LDAP library in Python. I have coded quite a bit and am starting to think about a couple of the details related to design. I have ...
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Whitelist input data for a lookup by name

I'm whitelisting the input data to an LDAP/AD search on 'sn' (=surname). The purpose is to stop penetration attacks through the app and into the LDAP servers (i.e. no brackets, please). ...
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Password expiry notification script

I've just solve one problem that notifies users if their password is going to expire in 14 days. The script is working fine. I just want to improve my code and desire some suggestions. ...