The SoftLayer_User_Customer_External_Binding_Phone data type contains information about an external binding that uses a phone call, SMS or mobile app for 2 form factor authentication. The external binding information is used when a SoftLayer customer logs into the SoftLayer customer portal or VPN to authenticate them against a trusted 3rd party, in this case using a mobile phone, mobile phone application or land-line phone.
SoftLayer users with an active external binding will be prohibited from using the API for security reasons.
The flag that determines whether the external binding is active will be used for authentication or not.
The date that the external authentication binding was created.
The identifier used to identify this binding to an external authentication source.
An external authentication binding’s internal identifier.
The password used to authenticate the external id at an external authentication source.
The SoftLayer_User_External_Binding_Type identifier of an external authentication binding.
Attributes of an external authentication binding.
The current external binding status. It can be “ACTIVE” or “BLOCKED”.
An optional note for identifying the external binding.
The SoftLayer user that the external authentication binding belongs to.
The vendor of an external authentication binding.
A count of attributes of an external authentication binding.
Type: unsigned long