configuring shibboleth on AWS using ELB

Cantor, Scott cantor.2 at
Wed Nov 27 11:53:01 EST 2019

On 11/27/19, 11:23 AM, "Deirdre Kirmis" <Deirdre.Kirmis at> wrote:

> So just noticed that my metadata file (sent to IDP) shows all of the “Location” items for my server as http:// instead of 
> https://. I generated the file using the URL

It is always, without exception, a mistake to ever give metadata to anybody else that you do not personally prepare and vet, which is why the comment in the file exists.

> And sent that file to my IDP. Any ideas why it would show http:// instead of https:// if I am using ELB listener with AWS > certs?

Because the Apache server has not been configured to know what its virtual ServerName (scheme in this case) is supposed to be, and is reporting requests to itself as http and not https.

-- Scott

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