Managing DN filters

The following topics describe how to manage DN filters:

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Add a DN filter

Use the following procedure to add a DN filter.

  1. If you do not have the New LDAP Domain page open, select LDAP > LDAP Domains and click the domain name in the Domains List to open the LDAP Domain page.
  2. Under DN Filter List, click New Filter.
  3. A line is added to the DN Filters List.
  4. In the DN Filter field, type a regular expression to match against the DN retrieved from the LDAP database. To specify only a portion of a DN, use wild cards. For example, to allow access to users from the organization acme, enter .*O=acme.* in this field. For more information about regular expressions supported by SecureTransport, see Regular expressions.
  5. In the User Class field, select a user class to apply the DN filter only to users in that class or asterisk ( *) to apply the DN filter to all users.
  6. Click the Save icon ( Save) in the Edit column.

The status of the new DN filter is Disabled.

Enable or disable a DN filter

Use the following procedure to enable or disable a DN filter.

  • In the entry in the DN Filter List, click Enable or Disable.
  • The Status column is updated.

Edit a DN filter

Use the following procedure to edit a DN filter.

  1. In an entry in the DN Filter List, click the Edit icon ( Edit) in the Edit column.
  2. Make the required changes to the fields in the entry.
  3. Click the Save icon ( Save) in the Edit column.

Delete a DN filter

Use the following procedure to delete a DN filter.

  • In the entry in the DN Filter List, click X in the first column.
  • The entry is removed from the list.

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