Documentation forSecurity Event Manager

Configure Directory Service Groups in SEM

This topic applies to SEM 2020.4 and newer. For earlier versions, see Configure directory service groups in SEM.

Complete these steps to select the Active Directory groups to synchronize with SEM. The synchronization process runs every five minutes if the connector is running.

  1. On the SEM Manager menu bar, navigate to Configure > Directory Service Groups.

  2. Click Import Directory service group.

    The Import Directory service groups dialog is displayed.

  3. Select the LDAP Configuration to use from the dropdown menu.
  4. Click Add Groups. This opens a dialog into which you should enter the Distinguished Name (DN) of the directory service group you want to add. For example: cn=A-group, ou=support, dc=mycompany, dc=com.
  5. Click Search group to verify the group exists.

  6. If the group is found, click Add group.

  7. If you want to import further groups, repeat from step 4.
  8. When you have selected all the group to import, click import.

View a directory service group member

The Directory service groups page lists all group synchronized with SEM. Select a DS group to view the members of that group.

  1. On the SEM Manager menu bar, navigate to Configure > Directory Service Groups.
  2. Select the group by checking the box in front of its name, and click Show members.

    The Directory Service Group pane is displayed listing the group members.

Remove a directory service group

The Directory service groups page lists all group synchronized with SEM. Select a DS group to view the members of that group.

  1. On the SEM Manager menu bar, navigate to Configure > Directory Service Groups.
  2. Select the group by checking the box in front of its name, and click Delete.

    The Directory Service Group is removed.