Campus Active Directory - CADS Supported Apple Operating Systems
This document outlines Campus Active Directory Services (CADS) supported Apple Operating Systems.
Apple Operating Systems
The Campus Active Directory Service (CADS) team offers support for the following Apple Operating Systems.Note: OS X 10.5 and prior versions are unsupported.
- OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Best Effort Support
- OS X 10.7 Lion
- OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
- OS X 10.9 Mavericks
- OS X 10.10 Yosemite
- OS X 10.11 El Capitan
Known Issue with OS X 10.6 binding to Active Directory when LDAP signing is required
Apple Support states that there are no reports of Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) clients successfully binding to AD when LDAP signing is required. The majority of reports from Apple shows that upgrading to Mac OS X 10.7 or above is the only resolution to this issue.
Important Note: On Sunday September 29, 2013 Campus Active Directory will require LDAP signing and OS X 10.6 clients will no longer be able to bind and authenticate to Campus Active Directory. Again, the only remediation for this issue is to upgrade to at least OS X 10.7.
Campus Active Directory support for Mac OS X 10.6 will continue to be "Best Effort" and support for binding and authenticating to the directory will not be supported.