Attribute is a named set of values.

Attributes may be used as a Factor of Identification and Authentication

Identity Attributes#

Identity Attributes are Attributes that reference an specific Entity


Attribute has an attributeTypes, which contains the name of that attribute (which links it to an Attribute Type) and an optional set of Attribute Options, and a collection of one or more values.

A LDAP Entry contains a collection of Attributes. It is possible for a LDAP Entry to have multiple Attribute with the same attribute type but different sets of options.

Attribute are defined in the LDAP Schema.

Attributes are referred to by the Attribute-Names or OID

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