Federated Identity Primer
- Derrick Rountree, (CISSP, CASP, MCSE) has been in the IT field for almost 20 years.
- Explains the concepts of digital identity
- Describes the technology behind and implementation of federated identity systems
- Helps you decide if federated identity is good for your system or web service
AudienceThis book is aimed at IT professionals responsible for authentication in their organization as well as web application developers responsible for developing apps with authentication capabilities.
- Published: December 2012
- Imprint: SYNGRESS
- ISBN: 978-0-12-407189-6
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction to Identity
1.2 What Is Identity?
1.3 The Internet Identity Problem
Chapter 2 What Is Federated Identity?
2.2 Authentication and Authorization
2.3 Access Control
2.4 Federated Service Model
2.5 Federated Identity
Chapter 3 Federated Identity Technologies
3.2 Open ID
3.4 Security Tokens
3.5 Web Service Specifications
3.6 Windows Identity Foundation
3.7 Claims-Based Identity
Chapter 4 Deployment Options
4.2 Makinga Choice
4.3 Active Directory Federation Services
4.4 Microsoft ACS