Reference document

Org
IETF
Pubnum
RFC 4513
Date
2006
Version
Title
LDAP: Authentication Methods and Security Mechanisms

Applicability

This document describes authentication methods and security mechanisms of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP). This document details establishment of Transport Layer Security (TLS) using the StartTLS operation. This document details the simple Bind authentication method including anonymous, unauthenticated, and name/password mechanisms and the Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) Bind authentication method including the EXTERNAL mechanism.

This document discusses various authentication and authorization states through which a session to an LDAP server may pass and the actions that trigger these state changes.

Responsible Party

Name
FMN CPWG

Status

URI
https://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc4513.txt

History

Flag Date RFC Version
added 2010-11-13 4-25 5.0
changed 2017-01-14 9-17 10.0
UUID
680a1967-d720-4319-a82f-509c97d11bc4

Relationships

This standard is used by the following service profiles: