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Okta Active Directory Password SyncAgent Version History
Published: Jan 31, 2018   -   Updated: Jun 22, 2018




Okta Active Directory Password Sync Agent Version History

This page lists current and past versions of the Okta Active Directory Password Sync Agent. This page is updated whenever a new version of the agent is released to General Availability (GA) and/or Early Access (EA). 

Current GA Version1.3.6
Current EA Versionn/a

Active Directory Password Sync Agent Versions


This agent update contains the following fixes:  

  • Locate the correct user when searching for a SamAccountName that is duplicated in a forest  
  • Include the User-Agent in the header of the request
1.3.5This version includes the following: updates the minimum supported TLS version to 1.2 updates the minimum Windows Server version to Window Server 2008. changes to the default settings2017.50
1.3.4This version updates the minimum supported TLS version to 1.2 and the minimum Windows Server version to Window Server 2008. 2017.45

This version includes:

  • support for using samAccountName in addition to the default UPN for authenticating with Okta
  • improved support for passwords containing special characters
  • optimization improvements
1.3.1 This version fixes an issue in which certain types of events were not logged in the agent's log file.2016.10
1.3.0 This version provides support for SSL certificate pinning.
To allow new installations to complete in environments where SSL pinning may prevent communication with the Okta server, this version also allows admins to disable SSL pinning by editing the Windows registry. For details, see Installing and Configuring the Active Directory Password Sync Agent.
The Windows installer for this version also reduces the possibility that the installation will trigger a virus scan false positive during installation.

Provides an installer update for the Active Directory Password Sync agent. This update accomplishes the following:

  • Confirms that Internet Explorer 7 or above is on the machine.
  • Adds support for Windows Server 2003 R2.

Note: When installing on Windows Server 2003 R2, the AD password sync agent requires Internet Explorer 7 or above.

4/29/2013 Bug Fix 03/26/2013
  • Introduced the availability of the Active Directory Password Sync MSI file.
  • Fixed a race condition that could occur when Active Directory Password Sync was installed on multiple domain controllers.
03/19/2013 Adds the following functionality:
  • Ability to disable Active Directory as the profile master.
  • Ability to ​Push passwords to Active Directory, which means that your users' AD password will become an Okta password.

Introduces the LDAP integration agent which enables admins to integrate LDAP with the Okta service and allows end users to sign into Okta using their LDAP network credentials.

02/05/2013 Introduces the Active Directory Password Sync Agent. Synchronizes Active Directory password changes, sends them to Okta automatically, and keeps user's AD passwords in sync with the apps that they use. 10/30/2012

Note: After October 13, 2014, releases are named by release number; prior to that, they are named by release date. Release numbers indicate the year and week in which the release became available. Occasionally, there are gaps in the numbers.