16 Feb 2017
 

Apereo CAS REST Authentication

Written by fabio

Configure Apereo CAS to submit authentication requests to a remote REST endpoint. Nothing to do with the native CAS REST API.

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15 Jan 2015
 

Java library for Windows NT security descriptor management

Written by fabio

Java library available to read and update Active Directory ntSecurityDescriptor attribute.

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04 Jul 2014
 

Syncope Push and Matching Rules

Written by fabio

At last the possibility to synchronize data from Syncope towards external resources.

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30 Dec 2013
 

Manage external resource provisioning directly with Apache Syncope

Written by fabio

The main purpose of identity management systems is to manage user and role provisioning. Provisioning operations can act on Apache Syncope only or be propagated towards external resources as well (propagation). Provisioning will occur on a certain external resource every time the operation involves users or roles assigned to that resource.

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13 Dec 2013
 

Apache Syncope virtual attributes

Written by fabio

Apache Syncope virtual attributes are often a little bit hard to well understand. I hope this brief introduction can help. Any comments/remarks/suggestions are welcome.

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12 Dec 2013
 

Create PKCS12 client certificate via OpenSSL

Written by fabio

As is so often the case, working with SSL you need to configure and test a strong authentication (SSL client authentication). In all these cases, you need to provide an ad-hoc client certificate to perform a succesful handshake.

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11 Dec 2013
 

Create a new keystore to host a server ssl certificate

Written by fabio

Few basic steps to create a complete keystore to host a server certificate. Create your custom self-signed CA if not yet available a trusted one # openssl genrsa -des3 -out ca.key 1024 # openssl req -new -x509 -day

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02 Dec 2013
 

Inhibiting line-wrap in ldapsearch output

Written by fabio

As you should know, each ldapsearch line output is wrapped: the max size of a line output is of 79 characters. By the way, as is so often the case, ldapsearch output is retrieved to be automatically processed by a script or something else: in these cases the line wrapping usually is a big problem.

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