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Principal Name Regular Expression Attribute Filter Matching Rule

This matching rules evaluates to true if the user's principal name matches a given regular expression.

Define the Rule

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

  • regex - the regular expression to match
Example Policy Requirement Rule using the PrincipalNameRegex Match Function
<PolicyRequirementRule xsi:type="basic:PrincipalNameRegex" regex="^jsmit.*$" />