The SoftLayer_User_Customer_External_Binding_Verisign data type contains information about a single VeriSign external binding. The external binding information is used when a SoftLayer customer logs into the SoftLayer customer portal to authenticate them against a 3rd party, in this case VeriSign.
The information provided by the VeriSign external binding data type includes:
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 date that a VeriSign credential expires.
The last time a VeriSign credential was updated.
The current state of a VeriSign credential. This can be ‘Enabled’, ‘Disabled’, or ‘Locked’.
The type of VeriSign credential. This can be either ‘Hardware’ or ‘Software’.
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