Generic IdP Simulator

Simulating a generic SAML IdP, to test before an actual connection has been set up

Sending a simulated IdP authentication

Success:

  1. Fill in a value in the field NameID (this is the identifier that will be returned by the IdP)

  2. Select the Level of Assurance that the authentication response should use

  3. Press SEND

Cancel:

  1. Press CANCEL

Error:

  1. Press SEND ERROR RESPONSE

Response that will be returned to SP

Success:

A success message from a SAML IdP contains the following elements:

  • SAML StatusCode: Success

  • The Identifier can be found in the NameID element

  • The Level of Assurance can be found in the AuthnContextClassRef element

Cancel:

A cancel message from a SAML IdP contains the following elements:

  • SAML StatusCode: AuthnFailed

Error:

An error message from a SAML IdP contains the following elements:

  • SAML StatusCode: RequestDenied (the Generic IdP simulator uses this error code, in theory, other SAML IdPs can also return other error codes)