WIF (Windows Identity Foundation) Extension for SAML 2.0 Protocol CTP Announced

The first CTP release of the WIF (Windows Identity Foundation) Extension for the SAML 2.0 Protocol is now availble!This WIF extension allows .NET developers to easily create claims-based SP-Lite compliant Service Provider applications that use SAML 2.0 conformant identity providers such as AD FS 2.0.This CTP release includes a set of samples that illustrate how […]

The first CTP release of the WIF (Windows Identity Foundation) Extension for the SAML 2.0 Protocol is now availble!

This WIF extension allows .NET developers to easily create claims-based SP-Lite compliant Service Provider applications that use SAML 2.0 conformant identity providers such as AD FS 2.0.

This CTP release includes a set of samples that illustrate how to use the extension.

Key features of this extension include:

  • Service Provider initiated and Identity Provider initiated Web Single Sign-on (SSO) and Single Logout (SLO)
  • Support for the Redirect, POST, and Artifact bindings
  • All of the necessary components to create a SP-lite compliant service provider application

You can download the package that includes the WIF Extension for SAML 2.0 Protocol and samples from here.

[Via: Claims-Based Identity Blog]