Re: [abfab] Comments on draft-ietf-abfab-aaa-saml-11

Sam Hartman <hartmans@painless-security.com> Mon, 10 August 2015 14:38 UTC

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From: Sam Hartman <hartmans@painless-security.com>
To: "Cantor\, Scott" <cantor.2@osu.edu>
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Subject: Re: [abfab] Comments on draft-ietf-abfab-aaa-saml-11
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>>>>> "Cantor," == Cantor, Scott <cantor.2@osu.edu> writes:

    Cantor,> It may be that the right value here is just
    Cantor,> "urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:2.0:protocol", which is the one
    Cantor,> that's called out by default in the metadata spec for SAML
    Cantor,> 2.0 entities.

    Cantor,> Since these roles were, I thought, more intended to
    Cantor,> describe RADIUS entities, that didn't seem entirely
    Cantor,> appropriate, but OTOH if these are RADIUS entities able to
    Cantor,> communicate SAML 2.0 messages, I don't know that it isn't
    Cantor,> appropriate either.

These are in fact RADIUS entities that can communicate using SAML 2.0
using the binding defined in this document.
Currently, that is the only use for these roles.

--Sam