SAML 2 and SSL

Posted on 2014-08-20
Last Modified: 2014-08-20
Am I correct in my understanding of the documentation that SAML 2 requires SSL underneath ?

Question by:Anthony Lucia
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    All SAML traffic takes place over Port 443, so SSL is required. Depending on the solution self-signed certificates may be used (example, ADFS).

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