Open your browser and enter the IP address of your web server plus /zabbix.
In our example, the following URL was entered in the Browser:
On the login screen, use the default username and default password.
• Default Username: Admin
• Default Password: zabbix
After a successful login, you will be sent to the Zabbix Dashboard.
On the dashboard screen, access the Administration menu and select the Authentication option.
On the Authentication screen, access the LDAP settings tab.
You need to configure the following items:
• LDAP Host: ldaps://TECH-DC01.TECH.LOCALO:636
• Port: 636
• Base DN: dc=tech,dc=local
• Search Attribute: SaMAccountName
• Bind DN: CN=zabbix,CN=Users,DC=tech,DC=local
Enter the Admin username, its password and click on the Test button.
You need to change TECH-DC01.TECH.LOCAL to your domain controller hostname.
You need to change the domain information to reflect your Network environment.
You need to change the bind credentials to reflect your Network environment.
If your test succeeds, you should see the following message.
On the Authentication screen, select the Ldap option to enable the LDAPS authentication on Active Directory.
After finishing your configuration, you should log off the Zabbix web interface.
Try to login using the Admin user and the password from the Active Directory database.
On the login screen, use the Admin user and the password from the Active Directory database.
• Username: Admin
• Password: Enter the Active directory password.
Congratulations! You have configured the Zabbix LDAP authentication on Active Directory using LDAP.
In order to authenticate a user against Active directory, the user account must also exist in the Zabbix server user database.