Add additional attributes

Attributes are used to pass information from Access Gateway to the back end protected resource as header fields.
During this task we will add additional attributes as required by the back end protected resources.


Managing application attributes

Attributes may be added, deleted or modified for a given application.

Tip

Tip

Attributes may be added, deleted or modified for a given application.

To add an attribute, click the plus icon.Add attribute(plus) icon.
To delete an attribute, select its row and click the delete iconDelete attribute(trash can) icon.
To modify an existing attribute, select its row and click Edit.Modify attribute(pencil) icon.

  1. Click the (+) icon
  2. From the Data Source drop-down box, select an appropriate data source.
  3. From the Field drop-down box, select a field name.
  4. From the Type drop-down box, select the appropriate target type as either Header or Cookie.
  5. In the Name field, enter the name for the header or cookie value expected by the legacy application.
    For example, to map the IDP field username to the header field login, create an attribute resembling:
    Example of creating an attribute mapping of idP field login to to header field username.  In this example the following where selected: Data source = IDP, field=login, type=header and name=username,
  6. Click Okay when the attribute is complete.

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