July 2013 Entries

SAML2 FederationMetadata validation

I was working on a project using a SAML2 FederationMetadata document. The Xml signature of the document had to be verified. I had some issues out of the box so I thought I'd document them"SignatureDescription could not be created for the signature algorithm supplied."First issue was with the signature using the "http://www.w3.org/2001/04/... encryption. For some reason it's not included in System.Security.Cryptograph... so the following class has to be added public ......