Jan 29 – 31, 2018
AGH Computer Science Building D-17
Europe/Zurich timezone

Shibboleth authentication for Sync & Share - Lessons learned

Jan 30, 2018, 6:00 PM
20m
AGH Computer Science Building D-17

AGH Computer Science Building D-17

AGH WIET, Department of Computer Science, Building D-17, Street Kawiory 21, Krakow

Speaker

Mr Enno Gröper (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)

Description

The talk will introduce the main concepts of Shibboleth, advantages and disadvantages and show the integration of Shibboleth with a Sync and Share service (webapp with own session handling, not designed for using the Shibboleth session as webapp session) with Seafile as an example.
Furthermore it will discuss the problems of Shibboleth federations and possible mitigations.
A special focus will be on suitable Shibboleth attributes for identifying a user in a Sync & Share service and on Single Logout.

Primary author

Mr Enno Gröper (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)

Presentation materials