Depending on your browser single sign-on (SSO) use cases, the administrative console prompts you to configure authentication requirements for inbound messages, outbound messages, or both.
See the following table for more information about the back-channel configuration (SAML) authentication requirements.
|Use case||Back-channel authentication requirements||Back-channel messages|
|A connection is configured with a SAML ACS endpoint that uses the artifact binding on.||Inbound||Artifact resolution requests|
|A connection is configured with a SAML 2.0 SLO endpoint that uses the artifact binding on.||Inbound||Artifact resolution requests
|A connection is configured with a SAML 2.0 SLO endpoint that uses the SOAP binding on.||Outbound||SOAP SLO messages|
|The SAML 2.0 Artifact binding is enabled on.||Outbound||Outbound artifact resolution requests|
|The SOAP binding is enabled on.||Inbound||Inbound SOAP messages|
|The SAML 2.0 Attribute Query profile is enabled on the Connection Options tab.||Inbound||Inbound Attribute Query requests|
- See subsequent topics for configuration steps.