Sun Identity Manager 8.1 Resources Reference

Security Notes

This section provides information about supported connections and privilege requirements.

Supported Connections

Identity Manager uses Java Naming and Directory Interface (JNDI) over TCP/IP or SSL to communicate with the Communications Services adapter.

Required Administrative Privileges

If the value cn=Directory Manager is specified in the User DN resource parameter, then the Identity Manager administrator has the necessary permissions to manage accounts. If a different distinguished name is specified, that user must have the ability to read, write, delete, and add users.