Novell Identity Manager Collector

Novell Identity Manager Collector

This is a customized collector for Novell Identity Manager based on the the 2011.r1 collector template and with support for the Sentinel 7 event schema. It was derived from the official 6.1r7 version.

It includes the following changes:

  • human-readable display strings

  • better error handling and enhanced log messages for unknown lookup keys

  • normalize userids, usernames and DNs to lowercase

  • correctly handle U-src-dn (dest-dn) in status events

  • store Attribute name into its own field TargetAttributeName

  • store move destination into its own field TargetNewResourceContainer

  • store rename new name into its own field TargetNewResourceName

  • store object class into its own field TargetNewResourceType

  • store event-id/correlation into its own field SessionID

  • use the same delimiter for event names suffixes

  • entitlement granting agent's ID is not an initiating user

  • correctly handle Secondary Users in workflow events

  • append status type to event name

  • move dirxml error code lookup into normalize()

  • move objtype lookup into normalize()

  • determine command failure from result code

  • only append non-empty event name suffix

  • correctly set reporter and observer if syslog is in use

  • set destination ip for driver and remote loader start/stop events

  • send unsupported event for unkown naudit event id

  • set ObserverServiceName and ObserverServiceComponent

  • ajust observer event time sub-second granularity based on event source

  • use instance.CONFIG.params.reportsUTC

  • update

  • interpret base64 data as utf-8

  • suppress heartbeat events

  • TODO suppress events from health check (000307DF    Open Driver Action)

  • read raw data as connector dump

  • set rt2="Full Text Parser" in sendUnsupportedEvent


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