Bug ID 449427: BIG-IP as IdP does not support Attribute Name Format Identifiers

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP APM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.3.0, 11.4.0, 11.4.1, 11.5.0, 11.5.1, 11.5.2, 11.5.3, 11.5.4, 11.5.5, 11.5.6, 11.5.7, 11.5.8, 11.5.9, 11.5.10, 11.6.0, 11.6.1, 11.6.2, 11.6.3, 11.6.3.1, 11.6.3.2, 11.6.3.3, 11.6.3.4, 11.6.4, 11.6.5, 11.6.5.1, 11.6.5.2, 11.6.5.3, 12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.0, 12.1.1, 12.1.2, 12.1.3, 12.1.3.1, 12.1.3.2, 12.1.3.3, 12.1.3.4, 12.1.3.5, 12.1.3.6, 12.1.3.7, 12.1.4, 12.1.4.1, 12.1.5, 12.1.5.1, 12.1.5.2, 12.1.5.3, 12.1.6, 13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1

Fixed In:
13.1.0

Opened: Feb 19, 2014

Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

BIG-IP as identity provider (IdP) does not support "Attribute Name Format Identifiers". It always uses "Unspecified" format for each attribute as part of the created SAML assertion.

Impact

Attribute Name Format Identifiers is reported as "Unspecified" format for each attribute as part of the created SAML assertion.

Conditions

BIG-IP is used as IdP

Workaround

None.

Fix Information

APM as IdP SAML support has been improved to allow GUI changes to configure Name Format for assertion attributes on SAML IdP page: - Allow enum selection of name format with default value 'unspecified' - Allow editing of name format for all attributes.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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