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WSFed MetaData endpoint

SecureAuth IdP Version Affected: All

Certain WSFed applications like to read the Metadata of the IdP and this Metadata should include various details, such as the supported claims.

The standard Metadata that you can export from our Admin Console does not contains this information. 

Cause: WSFed Metadata needs to be enabled


1. Open the Admin Console

2. Go to the Post Auth tab of the WS FED  realm

3. Scroll down to WS-Trust Endpoint Configuration and click View and Configure WS-Trust Endpoints


4. Turn on the  first 2 end points /2005/usernamemixed and /2005/windowstransport

5. Click Save

6. Use the following URL to access the Metadata   https://awood05vm.example.local/SecureAuth28/FederationMetadata/2007-06/FederationMetadata.xml
(Replace the server name and realm number with your own)

SecureAuth Knowledge Base Articles provide information based on specific use cases and may not apply to all appliances or configurations. Be advised that these instructions could cause harm to the environment if not followed correctly or if they do not apply to the current use case.
Customers are responsible for their own due diligence prior to utilizing this information and agree that SecureAuth is not liable for any issues caused by misconfiguration directly or indirectly related to SecureAuth products.

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