Private Key

Contains an RSA private key.

NDS Operational:Yes




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Your applications cannot access this attribute since it is a hidden attribute.

This attribute is used to produce signed authentication information that can be used to verify the identity of an object.

The Private Key attribute contains an RSA private key encrypted with the password of the object.

For LDAP clients to access this attribute, the LDAP server must be configured to map the attribute to a name without spaces or colons. The LDAP server in NDS eDirectory supports the Octet String syntax.