Shibboleth SP software upgraded to version 2.6.0.

A new version 2.6.0 of the Shibboleth SAML Service Provider (SP) software has now been released, first major feature upgrade in several years. It superseeds all previous versions of the Shibboleth Service Provider software.

Shibboleth SP is one of the most popular, widely-deployed and tested SAML middleware. It improves application security and enables secure federated single sign-on authentication in SaaS and software applications.

9STAR Shibboleth SSO team advises customers that are currently using the Shibboleth Service Provider software, that they upgrade to the latest Shibboleth Service Provider software version 2.6.0. The new Shibboleth SP software version 2.6.0 includes many features and enhancements such as:

  • Improved security. Fix for PathRegex Security Advisory.
  • New version of Apache Xerces XML parser.
  • Metadata Backing File Changes.
  • Blocking DTDs.
  • Windows and Linux RPMs are available.

New customers of 9STAR SSO Solutions can request upgrade of their Shibboleth Service Provider infrastructure by simply signing up with one of our widely used Annual Shibboleth Support and Maintenance plans.

9STAR’s Shibboleth SAML SSO experts help reduce risks, costs and downtime and seamlessly upgrade customers existing Shibboleth SSO infrastructure in just a few days.

Get your free online complimentary quote today and get annual support and maintenance coverage for your Shibboleth SAML SSO infrastructure. Contact sales@9starinc.com for guidance and additional information.

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