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ALSO CALLED: Security Assertion Markup Language, Security Access Markup Language
DEFINITION: SAML (Security Assertion Markup Language) is an Extensible Markup Language (XML) standard that allows a user to log on once for affiliated but separate Web sites. SAML is designed for business-to-business(B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) transactions.SAML specifies three components: assertions, protocol, and binding. There are three assertions: authentication, attribute, and authorization. Authenticationassertion  … 
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Internet-Scale Identity Systems:An Overview and Comparison
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of the benefits of implementing an Internet-based identity system and explores the similarities, differences and synergies among the top technologies and initiatives available.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2014

Ping Identity Corporation

The future of email and applications is social
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: While it's difficult to imagine a workplace without email, today many businesses are coping with information overload. Email is a key factor of business collaboration tools, so businesses need to find a way to modify information management. View this white paper to learn more about what the future of email application entails.
Posted: 05 Apr 2013 | Published: 05 Apr 2013

IBM

Contextual Authentication: A Multi-factor Approach
sponsored by PortalGuard
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper offers a few solutions for remaining efficient without sacrificing security. It provides an explanation on the midpoint between better password policies and two-factor authentication processes. Your data deserves the utmost protection, access this white paper now so you can ensure security.
Posted: 17 Aug 2012 | Published: 17 Aug 2012

PortalGuard

Leveraging SAML for Federated Single Sign-on: Seamless Integration with Web-based Applications whether cloudbased, private, on-premise, or behind a firewall
sponsored by PortalGuard
WHITE PAPER: Consult this informative white paper to find out how you can resolve issues with user-accessibility. Single sign-on can eliminate problems with multiple password prompts and make accessibility easier for the user. Learn why a single sign-on process can help handle an organizations multiple cloud applications as well as provide secure accessibility.
Posted: 13 Aug 2012 | Published: 13 Aug 2012

PortalGuard

August Technical Guide on Authentication
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: This white paper can help you discover why attackers can target the token vendor to take advantage of the security of the authentication system as a whole and how you can replace the ubiquitous authenticator in your business.
Posted: 06 Aug 2012 | Published: 06 Aug 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) - the Essential Guide
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces identity federation and the predominant standard, Security Assertion Markup Language, or SAML, to a non-technical audience. Describes why standards like SAML are necessary for implementing scalable, secure federated identity across organizational boundaries. And more!
Posted: 14 Sep 2011 | Published: 14 Sep 2011

Ping Identity Corporation

Secure Internet Single Sign-On (SSO) 101
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Written for anyone interested in understanding how secure Internet SSO works, this white paper explores the limitations of current SSO implementations outside of a single security domain (including identity and access management systems and open source development) and introduces standalone secure Internet SSO as a solution.
Posted: 05 Jun 2009 | Published: 08 Jun 2009

Ping Identity Corporation

Web Services Security: What's Required to Secure a Service-Oriented Architecture
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details a holistic approach for Service Orientated Architecture (SOA) security using additional, application-level industry standards to secure web services and multi-step transactions in a SOA environment.
Posted: 16 Mar 2009 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

Oracle Corporation
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SAML DEFINITION (continued): …  validates the user's identity. Attribute assertion contains specific information about the user. And authorization assertion identifies what the user is authorized to do. Protocol defines how SAML asks for and receives assertions. Bindingdefines how SAML message exchanges are mapped to Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) exchanges. SAML works with multipleprotocols including Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP), File TransferProtocol (FTP) and also supports SOAP, BizTalk, and Electronic Business XML (ebXML). The Organization for the Advancement of StructuredInformation … 
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