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|Example: web_service_set_security_saml_ex and web_service_cancel_security_saml_ex||Web Services Functions (SOAP, WEB_SERVICE, Silverlight)|
Adds security tokens to subsequent soap and web service calls using SAML. The web_service_set_security_saml_ex function works with the WCF/.NET toolkit.
int web_service_set_security_saml( [const char * IssuerURL,] [const char * Username, const char * Password,] [const char * TokenType,] [const char * KeyType,] [const char * AudienceUris,] LAST );
|IssuerUrl||The STS end point URL.|
|Username||The user name to send to the STS.|
|Password||The STS password.|
|TokenType||The SAML version to use for the security token. Possible values are SAML1.1 and SAML2.0.|
|KeyType||The SAML key type to use. Possible values are Asymmetric, Bearer, and Symmetric.|
|AudienceUris||The audience URIs which are agreed upon by client and STS. Separate URIs using commas.|
|LAST||A marker that indicates the end of the arguments list.|
The web_service_set_security_saml_ex function gets a token to be attached at each subsequent soap_request and web_service_call invocation using the Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML). The tokens remain in effect until the next web_service_set_security_saml_ex or web_service_cancel_security_saml_ex call.
The IssuerUrl argument is required. All other arguments are optional.
At each web_service_call, security tokens are processed before attachments.
Note: The web_service_set_security_saml_ex function can be used only when the toolkit assigned to the Web Services script is WCF/.NET Framework. We recommend that you use this function (rather than web_service_cancel_security_saml), even when using SAML 1.1 security tokens.
This function returns LR_PASS (0) on success, and LR_FAIL (1) on failure. Note that in many cases, this return value indicates the technical success of the function, and not the result. For example, a function that registers a string to be found in a subsequent step returns LR_PASS to indicate that the registration was successful. This does not indicate that the string was found in the server response.
All attribute values of web_service_set_security_saml_ex can be parameterized except as noted in the descriptions of the attributes.