[Security] client-to-client security :: Summary and todo's - SAML added
pavlix at pavlix.net
Sat Aug 23 10:10:53 CDT 2008
On Sat, 23 Aug 2008 16:26:42 +0200
Johansson Olle E <oej at edvina.net> wrote:
> Thanks for all the feedback on the summary. Keep discussing and I'll
> try to update the summary tomorrow and see how that goes.
> One thing I want to add myself is SAML/Shibboleth. SAML 2 is an
> authentication system that is the basis for many authentication
> systems, especially OpenID
I haven't found a word about SAML in
> and Shibboleth2. Shibboleth 2 is created
> in the Internet2 project and is used in the academic world, where
> universities build large federations for logging in and roaming, not
> only to WiFi networks, but also to web based systems. There is work
> to enhance this a get it used outside of the Web based single-sign-on.
> I just saw a paper on how to use SAML authentication in SIP, and I'm
> pretty sure ideas and questions about it will soon arrive on this
> mailing list too. Anyone with ideas or feedback on this?
> So SAML 2.0 and XMPP is someting that may affect authentication here
> (The last sentence mostly a note to please search engines, he he).
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