Overview#

Each attribute stored in a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol LDAP directory, whose values may be transferred in the LDAP protocol, has a defined LDAPSyntaxes that constrains the structure and format of its values.

The comparison semantics for values of a LDAPSyntaxes are not part of the LDAPSyntaxes definition but are instead provided through separately defined matching rules.

Matching Rules specify an argument, an assertion value, which also has a defined LDAPSyntaxes.

Microsoft Active Directory has several LDAPSyntaxes that are NOT defined within RFC 2252 or RFC 4520[1]

LDAPSyntaxes - per RFC 4520 are defined within an IANA Registry at: LDAP Syntaxes

Object IdentifierSyntaxOwnerReference
1.3.6.1.1.16.1UUIDIESGRFC 4530
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.3Attribute Type DescriptionIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.6Bit StringIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.7BooleanIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.11Country StringIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.12DN SyntaxIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.14Delivery MethodIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.15Directory StringIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.16DIT Content Rule DescriptionIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.17DIT Structure Rule DescriptionIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.21Enhanced GuideIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.22Facsimile Telephone NumberIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.23FaxIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.24Generalized TimeIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.25Guide LDAPSyntaxIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.26IA5 StringIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.27IntegerIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.28JPEGIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.30Matching Rule DescriptionIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.31Matching Rule Use DescriptionIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.34Name And Optional UIDIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.35Name Form DescriptionIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.36Numeric StringIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.37Object Class DescriptionIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.38OIDIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.39Other MailboxIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.40Octet StringIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.41Postal AddressIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.44Printable StringIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.50Telephone NumberIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.51Teletex Terminal IdentifierIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.52Telex NumberIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.53UTC TimeIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.54LDAP Syntax DescriptionIESGRFC-4517
1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.58Substring AssertionIESGRFC-4517

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