Allows you to authenticate a user with a third party repository or perform a custom security function.


This action uses port 9000 to request authentication for the Administrator user and the password abc123 for an NT repository using the domain mycompany. The security library that performs authentication connects to the IDOL Community Component that resides on a machine with the IP address


Parameter Description Required
Domain The NT domain of the user.  
Function The function to perform.  
Group The LDAP user directory.  
GroupDN The group object that the user must belong to.  
GroupMemberAttribute The attribute that determines that a user is a group member.  
InputEncoding The encoding of the Password and UserName.  
LoginFieldValue The login field value for verifying the user.  
OutputEncoding The encoding to convert the results to.  
Password The user security repository password. Yes
Repository The security repository.  
UID The user ID of the user to authenticate. see Comments
UserName The username of the user to authenticate. see Comments

This action accepts the following standard ACI action parameters:

Parameter Description
ActionID A string to use to identify an ACI action.
EncryptResponse - Deprecated Encrypt the output.
FileName The file to write output to.
ForceTemplateRefresh Forces the server to load the template from disk.
Output Writes output to a file.
ResponseFormat The format of the action output.
Template The template to use for the action output.
TemplateParamCSVs A list of variables to use for the specified template.


You must set one of the following parameters: