Drupal SAML AuthAnvil SSO | SAML SSO Into Drupal Using AuthAnvil
Drupal SAML AuthAnvil SSO (Single Sign-On) setup will allow your user to login to your Drupal site using their AuthAnvil Credentials.
Drupal SAML module gives the ability to enable SAML Single Sign-on for Drupal. This module
is compatible with all SAML Identity Providers (IdP). We provide Drupal SAML Single Sign on - Service Provider module which is compatible with Drupal 7, Drupal 8 Drupal 9 and Drupal 10. Here we will go through a guide to configure SAML SSO between Drupal and AuthAnvil Idp. By the end of this guide, users from your Identity Provider should be able to login into the Drupal site.
Steps to configure AuthAnvil SAML Single Sign-On ( SSO ) Login into Drupal site
1. Setup AuthAnvil as SAML Identity Provider
Follow the following steps to Configure AuthAnvil as SAML IdP
Configure AuthAnvil as IdP
Login to Authanvil and Go to SSO Management +(add icon) Create New Application Custom Application.
Enter the Application Name
In the miniOrange SAML Service Provider module, navigate to Service Provider Metadata tab. Here, you can find the SP metadata such as SP Entity ID / Issure, SP ACS URL
(AssertionConsumerService) and X.509 Certificate which are required to configure the Identity Provider (AuthAnvil), you can provide SP metadata either by giving Metadata URL or download the metadata file by click on Download XML Metadata.
Go to Protocol Setup and Enter following info:
Assertion Consumer Service URL
ACS URL copied from the module
Allow Multiple Audiences
SP Entity ID copied from the module
Service Entity ID
SP Entity ID copied from the module
Enter Advanced Setting
Include All Audience URIs
Sign Token Response
Go to Attribute Transformation Tab and select Specify Custom Attribute Transformation. Add the NameID attribute and click on Add. Then add the name attribute as given in the image.
Go to Permission tab and add Groups to which you want to give access to this application.
Click on Add Application and then Save Changes.
Open the app. Click on View Federation Metadata in Protocol Setup Tab and save the generated metadata xml file. This metadata file will be required to configure the module.
2. Setup Drupal as SAML Service Provider
In the miniOrage SAML Service Provider module, go to Service Provider Setup tab of the module. There are two way to configure Drupal SAML Service Provider SSO module:
A. By Uploading IDP Metadata
Click on Upload IDP Metadata link.
Click on Upload Metadata File and click on Upload File to fetch your information.
You can either Upload Metadata URL and click on Fetch Metadata button.
B. Manual Configuartion
Provide the required settings (i.e. Identity Provider Name, Idp Entity ID or Issuer, SAML Login URL and X.509 Certificate ) find to your Identity Provider AuthAnvil and click on Save Configuration button to save your configuration.
Identity Provider Name
Enter name of Identity Provider
Idp Entity ID or Issuer
Copy Idp Entity ID / Issuer from AuthAnvil Dashboard and paste it.
SAML Login URL
Copy Single Sign On URL from AuthAnvil Dashboard and paste it.
Copy and Download Signing certificate from AuthAnvil Dashboard and paste it.
You have successfully configured AuthAnvil as SAML IdP (Identity Provider) for achieving AuthAnvil SSO login into
your Drupal Site.
In this guide, you have successfully configured AuthAnvil SAML Single Sign-On ( AuthAnvil Login ) choosing
AuthAnvil as IdP and Drupal as SP using miniOrange SAML SP 2.0 Single Sign On (SSO) - SAML Service Provider Login module.
This solution ensures
that you are ready to roll out secure access to your Drupal site using AuthAnvil login credentials within
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