AuthAnvil as IDP

Step 1: Setup AuthAnvil as Identity Provider

AuthAnvil SAML SSO  Prerequisites: Copy these values from the Service Provider Info tab of the SAML plugin.

  • SP Entity ID
  • ACS URL
AuthAnvil SAML SSO   Instructions:

  • Login to Authanvil and Go to SSO Manager +(add icon) and select Custom Application.

    SAML Single Sign On (SSO) using AuthAnvil Identity Provider, Add new application
  • Enter the Application Name

    SAML Single Sign On (SSO) using AuthAnvil Identity Provider, App Configuration
  • Go to Protocol Type and Enter following info:

  • Protocol Type SP-INIT
    Assertion Consumer Service URL ACS URL copied from the plugin
    Allow Multiple Audiences Unchecked
    Identity issuer SP Entity ID copied from the plugin
    Service Entity ID SP Entity ID copied from the plugin

    SAML Single Sign On (SSO) using AuthAnvil Identity Provider, Application configuration
  • Enter Advanced Settings.

    Include All Audience URIs Checked
    Sign Token Response Checked
    Sign Assertion Unchecked
    Signing Algorithm SHA1

    SAML Single Sign On (SSO) using AuthAnvil Identity Provider, Advanced Settings
  • Go to Attribute Transformation Tab and select Specify custom attribute transform. Add the NameID attribute and click on Add. Then add the name attribute as given in the image.

    SAML Single Sign On (SSO) using AuthAnvil Identity Provider, Attribute Transformation
  • Click on Add Application .
  • Go to Permissions tab and add Groups to which you want to give access to this application.

    SAML Single Sign On (SSO) using AuthAnvil Identity Provider, Group Access
  • Click on Save Changes.
  • Open the app. Click on View Federation Metadata in Protocol Type Tab and save the generated metadata xml file. This metadata file will be required to configure the plugin.

    SAML Single Sign On (SSO) using AuthAnvil Identity Provider, View Federation Metadata