Create Security Group
This is an interactive task for creating & configuring the memberships of a new security group in Active Directory.
Running this Playbook
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- PPA User Interface
- Hashicorp Vault Key-Value engine
- Active Directory Users, Groups, & Organizational Units
Required Vault Details
- IP/DNS address of a Domain Controller
- Domain FQDN
The Active Directory credentials need permission to create a user & add them to groups.
Vault Configuration Wizard
The first time you run a task built from this playbook, PPA will check the required Vault details exist.
If they don't exist, PPA will ask you to supply the details at the start of the task.
Below you can see a user providing details the first time they run an Active Directory task.
Once the details are added to Vault, the task won't ask for them again.
If you don't know the required details, ask an administrator to run the task or configure Vault manually.
What the Task Does
Once started, this task allows the operator to:
- Provide the new group details & directory location
- Add the new group to existing groups (optional)
- Add users to the new group (optional)
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