In this eBook, we will take a big-picture look at Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) and how it compares with other online security protocols. You will discover the fundamentals of SAML, including what SAML is, what its associated benefits and risks are, and why SAML is the most popular identity federation standard in use today.
By the end of this eBook, you’ll have a clear understanding of:
- How SAML authentication works
- The key pain points SAML addresses
- The ways enterprises can use SAML for single sign-on (SSO)