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SMPORTAL URL construction based on Protocol version


Article ID: 17644


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CA Single Sign On Secure Proxy Server (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign On SOA Security Manager (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign-On



In Federation, you are getting authenticated at the IDP side by protecting the authentication URL and then you are redirected to the SMPORTALURL page.

This page is build in the redirect.jsp and depending on the PROTOCOL (SAML 1.x or SAML 2.0)


In case of SAML 1.x, the SMPORTALURL is constructed based on the "Authentication URL" setting.

So if your authentication URL is: theSMPORTALURL is referring to

In case of SAML 2.0, the SMPORTALURL is constructed based on the SAML2SSO service URL.

So if the federation was initiated at the SMPORTALURL isreferring to


Release: SOASMU99000-12.5-SOA Security Manager-Upgrade