Verifying SAML AuthN flow

Purpose

This article explains how to verify SAML authentication flow.

Verify SAML authentication flow

You can initiate the third-party IDP authentication process using the unique identifier of the federation agreement as in the example call below.

GET
https://<cloudentity-federation-host>/federation/authenticate/<idp-identifier-hash>

Result

You are redirected to the external IDP to complete the authentication process. When done, you are redirected to the Cloudentity self-service profile page.

SAML debugging tools

There are several SAML browser tools available to trace SAML assertions for federations based on SAML.

Firefox

Chrome