Manage 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 Authentication > 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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