Started playing around with our new Identity provider at work. Its in PoC form at this stage. Build with the help of the Identity 3.0 templates and asp.net core. Added certificates Enforced HTTPS Added some OAuth support Added some secure headers. Thanks to Andrew Lock and his article on How to add default security headers in… Read More »
In the following example i will show how to build a passive security token service (IP-STS) that issues tokens using WS-Federation. This post builds on work done in a previous post, Create your own active STS. a complete working copy of the passive sts skeleton with full source is downloadable from here. The image below covers all… Read More »
A passive STS (IP-STS) is a website that issues a token and uses the browser to direct the flow of the application through redirects. The following example will be integrating a website with a passive STS that issues tokens using the WS-Federation standard. Click here if you wish to see how to create your own passive STS.
The following example uses an active security token service (A-STS) that issues tokens using the WS-Trust standard. The type of STS discussed in this post is called a Active STS OR A-STS, it refers to the client that is actively in control of its own authenticated state. This client will typically have its own login window build into the… Read More »