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Add SCIM UserSync connector

You can use UserSync to connect to SCIM for the purpose of connecting, pulling, or serving as data access users.

Add SCIM UserSync connector on Privacera Platform

To add an SCIM UserSync connector on Platform, follow these steps:

  1. Enable Privacera UserSync:

    cd ~/privacera/privacera-manager
    cp config/sample-vars/vars.privacera-usersync.yml config/custom-vars/
  2. Enable the SCIM connector:

    cd ~/privacera/privacera-manager 
    cp config/sample-vars/vars.privacera-usersync.scim.yml config/custom-vars/ 
    vi config/custom-vars/vars.privacera-usersync.scim.yml
  3. Edit the following properties:

    • SCIM_CONNECTOR: The name of this connector

    • SCIM_ENABLED: The enabled status of the connector (true/false)

    • SCIM_URL: The SCIM endpoint URL





    • SCIM_SEARCH_USER_GROUPONLY: Syncs only users that are members of groups (true/false)

    For a full list of properties, see SCIM UserSync connector properties.

  4. Run the following command:

    cd ~/privacera/privacera-manager 
    ./ update

Add SCIM UserSync connector on PrivaceraCloud

Prerequisite: Pull data access users and groups from the generic SCIM 2.0 compliant server.

To add an SCIM UserSync connector on Cloud, follow these steps:


Configure Connector - Detect deleted users and groups by selecting the following fields under ADVANCED:

  • Search Deleted Group

  • Search Deleted User

  1. From the navigation menu, select Settings > Datasource.

  2. Choose a data source, click the dots icon, and select Add Application.

  3. From the Application List section, select USERSYNC.

  4. From the Service Type dropdown, select SCIM.

  5. In the BASIC tab, enter Endpoint URL and Bearer Token.

  6. Click Next.

  7. Complete each step and advance through the pages of the configuration wizard.

  8. Complete all BASIC values, then review and update ADVANCED values as required.

  9. Click FINISH.


When you update the UserSync configuration, you should restart it. This is to ensure that your updated configuration works properly.