8.6. Sample Code Analysis

8.6.1. Single Sign-on Component

In this demo, the ContentsServlet reads in the URL header that contains the unique identifier for the identity (also called the company identifier, a short name that denotes the company identity used in demonstrating Single Sign-on.). The unique identifier consists of _URL, _Name, _Description, and _SiteID. These are configurable in the “mmc.properties” (contents.property.forwardservletlocation section). In real life, you may have a different set of schema to implement the user identity. This can be also linked up with your credentials stored in the Directory Server.

Two major SAML assertion Java classes provide methods to create SAML requests and support the data transport (see Figure ...

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