In some environments, you may have security concerns for the project "Share LDAP server with a Cloud".
That’s also completely understandable, as the shared information concerns your employees’ important data.
We are unable to offer a VPN connection in our Cloud for reasons of infrastructure, so here’s a suggestion of how this can nevertheless be implemented with corresponding security:
In the Cloud, it’s possible to use LDAPS (LDAP over SSL).
The prerequisites for this are:
- LDAPS: Your LDAP server can communicate in encrypted form.
- The SSL certificate must come from an official certification body.
You can also secure your network when you use e.g. a read-only domain controller in a DMZ for COYO.
The architecture could look as follows: