Common claimtypes

Most common used claimstypes in URI and URN domain

The claim type describes the context of the claim value, meaning that it describes the content of the claim value. In SAML2 and WS-Federation the format of the claim type can be of either URI og URN.

URI format: Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) is an identifier based of a string of characters.
Generic form of URI is: scheme:[//[user:password@]host[:port]][/]path[?query][#fragment]
Example: http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/ws/2005/05/identity/claims/emailaddress

URN format: Uniform Resource Name is a URI that uses the URN scheme.
Generic form of URN is: urn:<NID>:<NSS> (NID = namespace identifier, NSS namespace specific string)
Example: urn:oid:0.9.2342.19200300.100.1.3