Overview#XDAS Account Management is an XDASv2 Event is applicable to the management of principal accounts. A principal may be an end-user. By default Organizational Person, Person, and User object classes are mapped to accounts.
NOTE: The Modify Account Security Token event can be defined in terms of MODIFY_ACCOUNT, but modification of account security tokens is considered critical to audit security, and is thus given its own event.
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Account Management Event Taxonomy
|Event Name||Event Identifier||Corresponding eDir Event||Description||Use|
|Create a new account||Consider this event as appropriate for any situation wherein an account, as defined above, is to be created.|
|Delete an existing account||This event has the opposite semantic meaning of account creation. Use this event wherever such an account, as described above, is to be deleted.|
|DISABLE_ACCOUNT||0.0.0.2||DSE_ADD_VALUE||Disable an existing account||Consider this event relevant for any situation where a particular record in an identifier database is disabled by an administrator or an automated security process such that it can no longer be used until it is re-enabled|
|ENABLE_ACCOUNT||0.0.0.3||DSE_ADD_VALUE||Enable an existing account||This is the counterpart event to the disable account event defined above.|
|Query an existing account||Consider the Query account events whenever a request for the attribute information of a particular account is made.|
|Modify an existing account||Consider the Modify account events whenever a request to change attribute information of a particular account is made.|
|MODIFY_ACCOUNT_SECURITY_TOKEN||0.0.0.6||DSE_CHGPASS||Modify an existing account security token||An account security token may be a password, or any other type of Credential materials associated with a user account. Here, a user account means any type of account by which a user, application, or system service may authenticate, and then act with the rights of that account.|