16.10 - About Service Binds - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.10
Release Date
June 2017
Content Type
Administration
Security
Publication ID
B035-1100-161K
Language
English (United States)

A service bind requires that the directory authenticate a directory client (or service), such as Teradata Database or the Unity server, if used, before the directory authenticates and/or authorizes a directory user to access the service.

Service binds are sometimes required by site security policy, or when the authentication mechanism specifies use of:

If you do not configure the LDAP mechanism properties that support service binds, LDAP creates an anonymous bind. See Using Anonymous Binds.

Anonymous binds fail if the directory disallows anonymous binds.