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Security - Principal

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1 - About

A principal in security seems to be the unique identifier of an object, service or person.

Same as Security - Identity ?

  • For weblogic, when asking a principal, they ask for the Distinguished Name (DN) of the LDAP user
  • For kerberos, this is a unique identity
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security/auth/principal.1536135689.txt.gz · Last modified: 2018/09/05 10:21 by gerardnico