CA Private Key

Contains the Certificate Authority private key.

NDS Operational:Yes




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Applications cannot access this attribute since it is a hidden attribute.

This attribute signs public keys that are produced for objects. The attribute contains the private key encrypted with the Certificate Authority’s password.

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.