SAML (Security Assertion Markup Language) is an XML-based open standard format that exchanges authentication and authorization data between an identity provider* and a service provider**.
This release supportsfor Host Access for the Cloud 2.4 or higher.
Configuring Management and Security Server (MSS) to use SAML is a multi-step process.
In general, you must
Configure MSS as a SAML service provider.
Download or access the service provider’s metadata from MSS.
Export the service provider’s metadata into the identity provider.
Map the identifier source.
Configure the SAML whitelist.
Configure LDAP, when used for authorization.
Follow the SAML Configuration steps.