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Identity Manager 8.0 - Administration Guide for Connecting Unix-Based Target Systems

Managing Unix-Based Systems Setting Up Synchronization with a Unix-Based Target System Base Data for Unix-Based Target Systems Unix Host Unix user accounts Unix groups Reports about Unix Objects Appendix: Configuration Parameters for Managing Unix Appendix: Default Project Template for Unix-Based Target Systems

Master Data for a Manage Level

Enter the following data for a manage level.

Table 10: Master Data for a Manage Level
Property Description

Manage level

Name of the manage level.

Description

Spare text box for additional explanation.

IT operating data overwrites

Specifies whether user account data formatted from IT operating data is automatically updated. Permitted values are:

Never Data is not updated
always Data is always updated
Only initially Data is only initially determined.

Retain groups if temporarily disabled

Specifies whether user accounts of temporarily disabled employees retain their group memberships.

Lock user accounts if temporarily disabled

Specifies whether user accounts of temporarily disabled employees are locked.

Retain groups if permanently disabled

Specifies whether user accounts of permanently disabled employees retain group memberships.

Lock user accounts if permanently disabled

Specifies whether user accounts of permanently disabled employees are locked.

Retain groups on deferred deletion

Specifies whether user accounts of employees marked for deletion retain their group memberships.

Lock user accounts if deletion is deferred

Specifies whether user accounts of employees marked for deletion are locked.

Retain groups on security risk

Specifies whether user accounts of employees posing a security risk retain their group memberships.

Lock user accounts if security is at risk

Specifies whether user accounts of employees posing a security risk are locked.

Retain groups if user account disabled

Specifies whether locked user accounts retain their group memberships.

Creating a Formatting Rule for IT Operating Data

An account definition specifies which rules are used to form the IT operating data and which default values will be used if no IT operating data can be found through the employee's primary roles.

The following IT operating data is used in the One Identity Manager default configuration for automatic creating and modifying of user accounts for an employee in the target system.

  • Login shell

  • Groups can be inherited

  • Identity

  • Privileged user account

To create a mapping rule for IT operating data

  1. Select the category Unix | Basic configuration data | Account definitions | Account definitions.

  2. Select an account definition in the result list.

  3. Select Edit IT operating data mapping in the task view and enter the following data.

    Table 11: Mapping rule for IT operating data

    Property

    Description

    Column

    User account property for which the value is set.

    Source

    Specifies which roles to use in order to find the user account properties. You have the following options:

    • Primary department

    • Primary location

    • Primary cost center

    • Primary business roles

      NOTE: Only use the primary business role if the Business Roles Module is installed.

    • Empty

      If you select a role, you must specify a default value and set the option Always use default value.

    Default value

    Default value of the property for an employee's user account if the value is not determined dynamically from the IT operating data.

    Always use default value

    Specifies whether user account properties are always filled with the default value. IT operating data is not determined dynamically from a role.

    Notify when applying the standard

    Specifies whether email notification to a defined mailbox is sent when the default value is used. Use the mail template "Employee - new user account with default properties created". To change the mail template, modify the configuration parameter "TargetSystem\Unix\Accounts\MailTemplateDefaultValues" .

  4. Save the changes.

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Determining IT Operating Data

In order for an employee to create user accounts with the manage level "Full managed", the necessary IT operating data must be determined. The operating data required to automatically supply an employee with IT resources is shown in the departments, locations, cost centers, and business roles. An employee is assigned to one primary location, one primary department, one primary cost center or one primary business role. The necessary IT operating data is ascertained from these assignments and used in creating the user accounts. Default values are used if valid IT operating data cannot be found over the primary roles.

You can also specify IT operating data directly for a specific account definition.

Example:

Normally, each employee in department A obtains a default user account in the host A. In addition, certain employees in department A obtain administrative user accounts in the host A.

Create an account definition A for the default user account of the host A and an account definition B for the administrative user account of host A. Specify the property "Department" in the IT operating data formatting rule for the account definitions A and B in order to determine the valid IT operating data.

Specify the effective IT operating data of department A for the host A. This IT operating data is used for standard user accounts. In addition, specify the effective account definition B IT operating data for department A. This IT operating data is used for administrative user accounts.

To specify IT operating data

  1. Select the role in the category Organizations or Business roles.
  2. Select Edit IT operating data in the task view and enter the following data.

    Table 12: IT Operating Data
    Property Description
    Organization/Business role Department, cost center, location or business role for which the IT operating data is valid.
    Effects on IT operating data application scope. The IT operating data can be used for a target system or a defined account definition.

    To specify an application scope

    1. Click next to the text box.
    2. Select the table under Table, which maps the target system or the table TSBAccountDef for an account definition.
    3. Select the concrete target system or concrete account definition under Effects on.
    4. Click OK.
    Column User account property for which the value is set.

    Columns using the script template TSB_ITDataFromOrg in their template are listed. For more detailed information, see the One Identity Manager Target System Base Module Administration Guide.

    Value Concrete value which is assigned to the user account property.
  3. Save the changes.
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Modifying IT Operating Data

Modifying IT Operating Data

If IT operating data changes, you must transfer these changes to the existing user accounts. To do this, templates must be rerun on the affected columns. Before you can run the templates, you can check what the effect of a change to the IT operating data has on the existing user accounts. You can decide whether the change is transferred to the database in the case of each affected column in each affected database.

Prerequisites

  • The IT operating data of a department, cost center, business roleor a location was changed.

    - OR -

  • The default values in the IT operating data template were modified for an account definition.

NOTE: If the assignment of an employee to a primary department, cost center, business role or to a primary location changes, the templates are automatically executed.

To execute the template

  1. Select the category Unix | Basic configuration data | Account definitions | Account definitions.

  2. Select an account definition in the result list.
  3. Select Execute templates in the task view

    This displays a list of all user account, which are created through the selected account definition and whose properties are changed by modifying the IT operating data.

    Old value Current value of the object property.
    New value Value applied to the object property after modifying the IT operating data.
    Selection Specifies whether the modification is applied to the user account.
  4. Mark all the object properties in the selection column that will be given the new value.
  5. Click Apply.

    The templates are applied to all selected user accounts and properties.

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