Centrify as IdP For WordPress

WordPress SAML SP Single Sign-On plugin gives the ability to enable SAML Single Sign-On for your Wordpress sites. Our plugin is compatible with all the SAML compliant Identity providers. Here we will go through a step-by-step guide to configure SSO between Wordpress site and Centrify by considering Centrify as IdP.

miniorange img Pre-requisites : Download And Installation

To configure Centrify as SAML IdP with WordPress, you will need to install the miniOrange WP SAML SP SSO plugin:

Step 1: Setup Centrify as Identity Provider

Follow the steps below to configure Centrify as IdP

miniorange img  Configure Centrify as IdP

  • In the miniOrange SAML SP SSO plugin, navigate to Service Provider Metadata tab. Here, you can find the SP metadata such as SP Entity ID and ACS (AssertionConsumerService) URL or XML file or metadata URL which are required to configure the Identity Provider.
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  • Log into Centrify as an Administrator and go to Apps from the NavBar.
  • Click on Add Web Apps
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  • In the pop-up, click on Custom tab and then click on the Add button next to SAML.
  • In the Add Web App screen, click Yes to add the application.
  • Click Close to exit the Application Catalog.
  • The application that you just added opens to the Settings page.
  • Click Trust to go to the Trust page
    The Trust page is divided into two parts:
  • Identity Provider Configuration
  • Service Provider Configuration
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  • In service Provider Configuration section
    • If copied the metadata url then paste in URL and click on load
    • If downloaded metadata file then upload it in file section
    • If copied XML content then copy that content in XML section
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  • For manual confriguation
    • Click on manual Configuration
    • Paste SP Entity ID and ACS URL (copied from the plugin) save to preserve changes
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  • Download IDP metadata it will required to setup wordpress as service provider
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