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

Minimum attributes required for participation

Optional attributes

SAFIRE supplied attributes

  1. Required for Research & Scholarship entity category. ↩︎

  2. Only enforced for existing providers from 1 June 2021. ↩︎

  3. Early adopters by prior arrangement; not yet officially supported. ↩︎

  4. Will be generated by the Federation Operator if not supplied. ↩︎

  5. Use of this attribute is deprecated — use the SAML2 Subject NameID instead. ↩︎

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