Re: [abfab] Direction Forward for aaa-saml

Sam Hartman <hartmans@painless-security.com> Wed, 22 July 2015 10:14 UTC

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To: Leif Johansson <leifj@mnt.se>
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Subject: Re: [abfab] Direction Forward for aaa-saml
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>>>>> "Leif" == Leif Johansson <leifj@mnt.se> writes:

    >> 22 jul 2015 kl. 11:56 skrev Sam Hartman
    >> <hartmans@painless-security.com>om>:
    >> 
    >> In the meeting we discussed that we really aren't specifying an
    >> edpoint.  In particular, the location of the service is implicit
    >> in this RADIUS binding.  It's possible we might describe
    >> something in the future where we included radsec endpoints and
    >> keys in metadata, but that's not what we need now.

    Leif> agree but it may be cheap/easy to include that upfront

Doing the metadata specification would be cheap/easy.
Describing semantics would I suspect be more difficult.
We'd have to treat RADIUS as much less of a black box than we've done so
far.