2611084 - SAML 2.0: "CX_SAML20_ASSERTION: Attribute "NotBefore" of the "SubjectConfirmationData" element is not valid. Long text: Attribute "NotBefore" of the "SubjectConfirmationData" element is not valid." | SAP Knowledge Base Article

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2611084 - SAML 2.0: "CX_SAML20_ASSERTION: Attribute "NotBefore" of the "SubjectConfirmationData" element is not valid. Long text: Attribute "NotBefore" of the "SubjectConfirmationData" element is not valid."

Symptom

When performing a SAML 2.0 authentication it fails, despite the configuration being correct on the Service Provider (SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP).

The Security Diagnostic Tool trace contains error:

  • CX_SAML20_ASSERTION: Attribute "NotBefore" of the "SubjectConfirmationData" element is not valid. Long text: Attribute "NotBefore" of the "SubjectConfirmationData" element is not valid.

To collect the SAML 2.0 traces access the Security Diagnostic Tool in the AS ABAP system by calling the URL below:

http(s)://<host>:<port>/sap/bc/webdynpro/sap/sec_diag_tool?sap-client=<XXX>

Press the start button, reproduce the scenario and press the stop button.

More information regarding the Security Diagnostic Tool for ABAP can be found here.


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Environment

  • SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP 7.02
  • SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP 7.30
  • SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP 7.31
  • SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP 7.40 and higher

Product

SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP enhancement package 2 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0

Keywords

identity, service provider, datapower, idp, sp, as abap, netweaver, saml, saml2, saml2.0, authentication, logon , KBA , BC-SEC-LGN-SML , SAML 2.0 for ABAP , Problem

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