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From Erik Weber <>
Subject Re: [RFC] SAML2 plugin improvements
Date Tue, 02 Jun 2015 21:04:13 GMT
Possible improvement:

If is blank, try getting it from the metadata. I don't know
about all other IdPs, but atleast with Microsoft ADFS the IdP id is part of
the <EntityDescriptor> tag.

<EntityDescriptor ID="_66183bea-76b8-4838-9579-6d17a2357d3d" entityID=""
xmlns="urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:2.0:metadata"> in this case is:


On Tue, May 12, 2015 at 6:01 PM, Rohit Yadav <>

> Hi all,
> Based on the feedback several friends in the community on different
> use-cases of using a federated login system based on SAML2 with CloudStack,
> I’m soon planning to address them in the SAML plugin implement focusing on
> pain points around interoperability, IdP support, security and ease of use.
> I’ve updated the specification to reflect some of those aspects I’ve
> gathered in last few months:
> Please advise improvements you would like to see, or share pain points
> with the current implementation. Thanks.
> Regards,
> Rohit Yadav
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