Attribute is a named set of values.

Attributes may be used as a Factor of Identification and Authentication

Attribute Classification#


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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