SWAMID - Swedish Academic Identity Federation
SWAMID is an identity federation that includes most higher education institutions and government agencies that is involved in higher education and research in Sweden. A list of member institutions can be found in Swedish at the page SWAMID Members. SWAMID offers quality assured and secure identification of employees, students, alumni and other associated in higher education in Sweden, in the Nordic countries, in the rest of Europe and also in North America and Asia.
New to SWAMID?
Read our Getting Started with SWAMID page. Looking for technical information and guides? The eduroam and SAML WebSSO sections are for you. Our SWAMID Advisories page contains information about current security events related to SWAMID. Our SWAMID News and SWAMID Events pages contain link to current activities and updates from the SWAMID Operations and Board of Trustees.
SWAMID Blog posts and Security Advisories
Tack för 2022 och välkomna till 2023
Feb 01, 2023
Shibboleth Identity Provider Security Advisory [12 December 2022] OpenSAML-Java Security Advisory [12 December 2022]
Dec 15, 2022
Nya entitetskategorier och signalera tillitsnivåer till tjänster
Nov 13, 2022
About SWAMID Wiki Language
The SWAMID Wiki is mostly provided in English to facilitate integration of SWAMID by non-Swedish speaking organisations and companies. There is however pages only in Swedish when the intended readers are from Sweden.
Getting Started with SWAMID
4.1 Entity Categories for Service Providers
Entity Categories no longer in use in SWAMID
Example of a standard attribute filter for Shibboleth IdP v4 and above
SAML SP Best Current Practice
Entity Category attribute release in SWAMID
SWAMID Board of Trustees
3.1 Configure Shibboleth SP - shibboleth2.xml