federated auth with Microsoft Office 365

Cantor, Scott cantor.2 at osu.edu
Wed Aug 22 20:20:55 EDT 2012

On 8/22/12 7:52 PM, "Paul B. Henson" <henson at csupomona.edu> wrote:
>Hmm, perhaps I misunderstand how ECP works? I thought it required
>explicit client support. Doesn't the client need to play assertion
>middleman between the server and the idp? I had the (again perchance
>mistaken) impression that the actual username/password was never given
>to the server?

They proxy the password and then put an ECP client inside the proxy
running in their domain. It's ECP, but only once you get into their
IMAP/etc. proxy.

-- Scott

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