Azure Active Directory Permissions

Learn about the Graph API permissions required for the Azure AD user directory integration.

Integration Overview

The Azure Integration in Kandji allows customers to sync all Azure AD user objects into the user directory within Kandji, allowing administrators to assign devices to Azure AD users within Kandji. These delegated permissions are leveraged through the Microsoft Graph API to synchronize user directory information. 

Permissions Overview

The following permissions are automatically requested and required to sync Azure AD users into Kandji successfully. An Azure Administrator needs to have sufficient permissions to delegate the following permissions to Kandji. 


Permission 

Display Text

Justification

User.Read.All

Read all users' full profiles

Synchronize all AD Users

User.Read

Sign in and read user profile

Store integrating AD administrators information 

offline_access

Maintain access to data you have given it access to

Allows long-term syncing

openid

Allows users to sign in to the app with their work or school accounts and allows the app to see basic user profile information.

Leveraged for legacy OpenID login for Azure AD users into Kandji.

(This is now handled by a new independent Azure AD application record)