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IBM Security Directory Server


The JSA DSM for IBM® Security Directory Server can collect event logs from your IBM® Security Directory Server.

The following table identifies the specifications for the IBM® Security Directory Server DSM:

Table 1: IBM Security Directory Server DSM Specifications






IBM® Security Directory Server

RPM file name

DSM-IBMSecurityDirectoryServer-build_number .noarch.rpm

Supported version

6.3.1 and later


Syslog (LEEF)

JSA recorded events

All relevant events

Automatically discovered


Includes identity


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IBM Security Directory Server Integration Process

You can integrate IBM® Security Directory Server with JSA.

Use the following procedure:

  1. If automatic updates are not enabled, download and install the most recent versions of the following RPMs on your JSA console:

    • DSMCommon RPM

    • IBM® Security Directory Server RPM

  2. Configure each IBM® Security Directory Server system in your network to enable communication with JSA.

  1. If JSA does not automatically discover the log source, for each IBM® Security Directory Server on your network, create a log source on the JSA console.

Configuring an IBM Security Directory Server Log Source in JSA

You can collect IBM® Security Directory Server events, configure a log source in JSA.

Ensure that the DSM-IBMSecurityDirectoryServer-build_number.noarch.rpm file is installed and deployed on your JSA host.

  1. Log in to JSA.
  2. Click the Admin tab.
  3. In the navigation menu, click Data Sources.
  4. Click the Log Sources icon.
  5. Click Add.
  6. From the Log Source Type list, select IBM® Security Directory Server.
  7. From the Protocol Configuration list, select Syslog.
  8. Configure the remaining parameters.
  9. Click Save.
  10. On the Admin tab, click Deploy Changes.