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You can view your SURFconext profile on This page contains an overview of the information that your institution can potentially pass on to services via SURFconext. You can also see which services you logged in to via SURFconext in the past, and which attributes were passed on to the service. Finally, you can completely remove your SURFconext profile on this page.

The My Profile tab

On this tab you can see all attributes that can potentially be passed on to services connected to SURFconext. SURFconext employs a minimal disclosure principle, which means that only the absolute necessary (personal) attributes are transferred to a service. In other words, the service can not ask for more information than strictly necessary to run the service. For example: a certain service only needs your email address to operate, while another service only needs to know if your a student or an employee.

The My Services tab

On this tab you can see all services you ever used through SURFconext and which attributes were passed on to each service. Also, you can find several extra links (if this information is known to SURFconext) to the Terms of Use and the EULA of each service, as well as the help pages and the support email address.

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