LDAP Protocol

Protocol Description

LDAP is a directory service protocol that manages users, groups, passwords, systems and other assets. Popular implementations of LDAP directory services include OpenLDAP, Microsoft Active Directory, and Novell eDirectory.

Full Name

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol

Abbreviation

LDAP

Known Ports

  • TCP 389 - TLS or unencrypted port used to connect to LDAP servers.
  • TCP 636 - SSL port used to connect to LDAP servers.

Category

Authentication

External Resources

Related Protocols

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Category Name

Authentication

Kerberos Details

Authentication

RADIUS Details

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