NIEF SAML SP Profile, v1.0

Profile of minimum protocol-level interoperability, attribute, and security requirements for NIEF SAML Service Providers.
Publication Date 2021-06-25
Issuing Organization
NIEF Support No telephone No Mailing Address
Keywords NIEF, SAML, Service Provider, SP
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Trust Expression:

TD_FederatedICAMEndpointCryptographicRequirements and TD_FederatedICAMRPABACReqirements and TD_SAMLSPRequirementsBasic and TD_SAMLSPRequirementsIDPInitiatedSSO and TD_SAMLSPRequirementsUserInterface

References (5)

 TD  Federated ICAM Endpoint Cryptographic Requirements, v1.0
Description The cryptographic requirements for system endpoints deployed for use by NIEF trusted partners.
ID TD_FederatedICAMEndpointCryptographicRequirements
Provider Reference
 TD  Federated ICAM RP ABAC Reqirements, v1.0
Description The requirements for publishing attribute based access control policies based on recommended user attributes.
ID TD_FederatedICAMRPABACReqirements
Provider Reference
 TD  SAML SP Requirements - Basic, v1.0
Description The requirements for achieving basic SAML interoperability when implementing a Service Provider.
ID TD_SAMLSPRequirementsBasic
Provider Reference
 TD  SAML SP Requirements - IDP-Initiated SSO, v1.0
Description The requirements for supporting IDP-Initiated SAML SSO (also known as Unsolicited SAML SSO) when implementing a Service Provider.
ID TD_SAMLSPRequirementsIDPInitiatedSSO
Provider Reference
 TD  SAML SP Requirements - User Interface, v1.0
Description The user interface requirements for implementing a SAML Service Provider.
ID TD_SAMLSPRequirementsUserInterface
Provider Reference

Sources (1)

NIEF NIEF Technical Guidance

Terms (4)

Term Name Abbreviations Definition
National Identity Exchange Federation NIEF National law enforcement and public safety information sharing trust framework.
Relying Party RP Alternate term for a service provider.
Security Assertion Markup Language SAML A set of eXtensible Markup Language (XML) data structures and messaging protocols designed to enable single sign-on between system entities.
Service Provider SP A system that provides a user with some service capability, requently within Federated ICAM implementations. A service provider is the Federated ICAM counterpart to an identity provider.
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