Authentication

Standard Response Fields

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The following fields are always provided with a SAML 2.0 response from Signicat. They may be blank if the underlying ID method does not provide the information, but they are never omitted.

All response parameters have a NameFormat of urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:2.0:attrname-format:basic.

Attribute Name
Example
Description
national-identity 05054512345 National identification number. Never replaced by other variable; other unique identifiers go in the NameID field (see below).
national-identity-country NO Country code as per the national identification number (ISO 3166-1 Alpha-2). This is not necessarily the end-user’s nationality.
common-name Doe, John Name of the person identified as it appears in the response from the ID method.
given-name John First name of the person identified, after name splitting performed by Signicat.
surname Doe Last name of the person identified, after name splitting performed by Signicat.
email john.doe@example.com E-mail address as returned by the ID method.

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