SAML or CAS SSO - Which Industry Standard Protocol Should You Choose?

Industry standard protocols are the reason that Single Sign-On (SSO) is a popular topic throughout the tech industry.  SSO reduces login prompts for end-users while improving both usability and productivity. Without the use of industry-standard protocols, this entire process would be much more difficult to implement and manage.  However, it can often be difficult to decide which protocol to...

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by Larry Conroy 0 Comments

Smooth Surface SAML Single Sign-On

Have you ever watched closely as a duck moves across the water?  There is really no way to tell from pure observation how it’s getting from one location to another, but it sure is smooth and stealthy.  In the immortal words of Kris Kristofferson, from the 1978 film, CONVOY:

 

“My daddy always said to be just like a duck; stay smooth on the surface, and paddle like the devil underneath!”

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Passwords: The Frequent Nightmare (SAML Single sign-on)

 

Are you exhausted of having to remember all of your passwords and which password goes with each account? Are you weary of the login process, having to login time after time? If so, you are not alone! Putting an end to users’ complaints about having to remember multiple passwords is an objective in many organizations. The SAML Single Sign-on tech brief expounds on these difficulties:

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Tags: Authentication Security, IT Security, PortalGuard, #techbrief, Password Security, SAML, #SAMLSSO, Single Sign-On (SSO)