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Attribute Value Regular Expression Attribute Filter Matching Rule

This matching rule evaluates to true if the entire value of an attribute matches a given regular expression.

Define the Rule

This rule is defined by the element <PolicyRequirementRule xsi:type="basic:AttributeValueRegex">, for policy requirements rules, and <PermitValueRule xsi:type="basic:AttributeValueRegex">, for permit value rules, with the follow attributes:

  • regex - the regular expression to match
  • attributeID - ID of the attribute whose values will be matched
Example Policy Requirement Rule using the AttributeValueRegex Match Function
<PolicyRequirementRule xsi:type="basic:AttributeValueRegex" attributeID="uid" regex="^jsmit.*$" />