Distinguished name, a unique name which is used to find a user on an LDAP server, for example, in the Microsoft Active Directory.
LDAP Bind is an operation in which LDAP clients send bindRequest to an LDAP server including username and password and if
LDAP search is an operation which is performed to retrieve Dn of a user by using some user credentials.
LDAP directory’s top element, like the root of a tree.
Branch in a LDAP tree which can be used as a base for the LDAP search operation.
To activate authentication of administrative users with LDAP, it needs to replace the authentication-manager bean definition in the spring/custom-security.xml file: