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News: OASIS blesses XACML 2.0, makes headway on SAML 2.0

  1. OASIS made progress last week on security standards, ratifying the Extensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML) 2.0 and successfully passing the Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) 2.0 through interoperability tests. While SAML enables the secure exchange of authentication and authorization details, XACML defines an XML schema for representing authorization and entitlement policies.

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  2. I am already dizzy[ Go to top ]

    with all these acronyms.
  3. Check this out[ Go to top ]

    [quote]XACML 2.0 can be of particular interest to those deploying SAML, looking for a practical way to implement RBAC or protecting hierarchical resources, such as portions of XML documents[/quote]