The following is a summary of the (SAML2) attributes supported by SAFIRE.

Minimum attributes required for participation

Recommended attributes 3

Optional attributes

SAFIRE supplied attributes

  1. Recommended for entities participating in eduGAIN. [return]
  2. Recommended for Research & Scholarship entity category. [return]
  3. Identity providers that indicate they provide at least the recommended attributes will be flagged as supporting the R&S entity category. [return]
  4. Will be generated by the Federation Operator if not supplied. [return]
  5. Use of this attribute is deprecated — use the SAML2 Subject NameID instead. [return]

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