Splunk® Supporting Add-on for Active Directory

Deploy and Use the Splunk Supporting Add-on for Active Directory (SA-LDAPSearch)

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Data and source types for the Splunk Supporting Add-on for Active Directory

The Splunk Supporting Add-on for Active Directory performs LDAP queries against Active Directory. As the main function of the add-on is to provide data from an external source, it does not collect data like other add-ons do.

The add-on provides the following source type:

Log File Log Format Source Type Default File Location
SA-LDAPsearch log file Plain text SA-Ldapsearch $SPLUNK_HOME/var/log/splunk/sa-ldapsearch.log


The SA-LDAPsearch.log file contains debugging information from the various SA-LDAPsearch commands.

Last modified on 10 April, 2015
The ldap.conf configuration file
Release Notes

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Supporting Add-on for Active Directory: 1.1.13, 2.0.0, 2.0.1, 2.1.0, 2.1.1, 2.1.2, 2.1.3, 2.1.4, 2.1.5, 2.1.6, 2.1.7, 2.1.8, 2.2.0, 2.2.1, 3.0.0, 3.0.1

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