Support for LDAP (SSL/TLS)

A common method of securing LDAP communication is using an SSL tunnel . This is denoted in LDAP URLs by using the URL scheme “ldaps”. The use of LDAP over SSL was common in LDAP Version 2 (LDAPv2) but it was never standardized in any formal specification. The usage of LDAPS has been deprecated and LDAPv2 was officially retired in 2003. As a result Spambrella does not support this communication method.

For organizations wishing to manage their users via the Spambrella Active Directory sync service, we recommend the following:

  1. Configure Active Directory to force inbound connections over TLS (StartTLS)
  2. Configure the Firewall to only allow access to Active Directory from Spambrella IP ranges

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