Before I stick my neck out and deploy Crowd in a live IT department...

First time deploying alongside an Active Directory Server. I need to assure IT I can't break/hack their stuff with Crowd.

What allows/prevents Crowd from making changes in Active Directory?

1 answer

1 accepted

3 votes
Colin Goudie Community Champion May 09, 2013

Two ways.

1. The user that crowd is setup to bind to AD can be configured in AD to not be able to write to AD.

2. The directory permission setup can be configured to only READ not WRITE to AD.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Maggie Roney
Published Feb 27, 2018 in Crowd

The Crowd team is looking for feedback on Server & Data Center customers' identity strategies!

Do you own more than one Server or Data Center product? Do you have challenges provisioning users across your Atlassian products? Are you spending a lot of time integrating each Atlassian product wit...

579 views 6 13
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you