Saml

Some articles on saml:

SAML 2.0 - See Also
... SAML SAML 1.1 SAML-based products and services. ...
SAML 2.0
... Security Assertion Markup Language 2.0 (SAML 2.0) is a version of the SAML standard for exchanging authentication and authorization data between security domains ... SAML 2.0 is an XML-based protocol that uses security tokens containing assertions to pass information about a principal (usually an end user) between a SAML authority, that is an identity provider, and a SAML ... SAML 2.0 enables web-based authentication and authorization scenarios including cross-domain single sign-on (SSO) ...
Security Assertion Markup Language - The Anatomy of SAML - SAML Profiles
... A SAML profile describes in detail how SAML assertions, protocols, and bindings combine to support a defined use case ... The most important SAML profile is the Web Browser SSO Profile ...
SAML 2.0 Protocols - Artifact Resolution Protocol
... A SAML message is transmitted from one entity to another either by value or by reference ... A reference to a SAML message is called an artifact ... In response, the service provider returns the SAML element referenced by the enclosed artifact ...
SAML 2.0 Bindings - HTTP Redirect Binding
... SAML protocol messages are often carried directly in the URL query string of an HTTP GET request ... those containing signed SAML assertions) should be transmitted via other bindings such as the HTTP POST Binding ... SAML requests or responses transmitted via HTTP Redirect have a SAMLRequest or SAMLResponse query string parameter, respectively ...