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.


  1. Click Next. The Attributes pane displays.
  2. In the Attributes pane, click the +.

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    The Add new Attribute window opens after the list of existing attributes.

  3. Populate the new attribute as follows:

    Field Description Example
    Data source Source of the attribute. One of IDP, Static, Secret, Auth Context or App Context
    See About application attribute data stores
    IDP
    Field Field name from the fields supported by the selected datasource.
    Note: Static and Secret fields are arbitrary text values.
    firstName
    Type The type of the attribute, Header or Cookie.
    Select Header .
    Header
    Name Unique name for the value in the cookie header fieldName

    See About application attribute elements for more details on attribute elements.

  4. Click Okay to add the new field, or Cancel to cancel.

    Repeat as required for additional attributes.

  5. Click Done.
    Access Gateway adds the new application and redirects to the Applications tab.

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