Guide for Drupal Single Sign On (SSO) using miniOrange as Identity Provider (IdP)

miniOrange Single Sign On (SSO) for Drupal miniOrange provides a ready to use solution for Drupal. This solution ensures that you are ready to roll out secure access to your Drupal site using miniOrange within minutes.

You can download SAML single sign-on module zip file for Drupal 7 & 8 from here.

Step 1: Configuring miniOrange as Identity Provider (IdP)

  • Go to miniOrange Admin console and login with your miniOrange credentials.
  • From the left menu, go to Apps Manage Apps.
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  • In the right upper corner, select Configure Apps.
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  • In the search apps textbox, type Drupal. Select Drupal(SAML) and click on Add App.
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  • Enter the followings in the textboxes.
  • Custom Application Name App name you like to provide. Eg. Drupal.
    SP Entity ID or Issuer Enter SP Entity ID / Issuer from the Service Provider Metadata tab of the plugin.
    ACS URL Enter ACS (AssertionConsumerService) URL from the Service Provider Metadata tab of the plugin.
    Name Id Select E-Mail Address as a Name Id from dropdown list.

Step 2: Creating policy for the App

  • Select DEFAULT from the Group Name dropdown.
  • Enter Policy Name you would like to provide. Eg Drupal Policy.
  • Select Password from the First Factor Type dropdown.
  • Click on Save button to add the App.
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  • From the Configured App list, search your application name you just added and click on the Metadata link.
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  • Click on the Download Metadata button.
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Step 3: Configuring Drupal as Service Provider (SP)

  • In miniOrange SAML plugin, go to Service Provider tab. There are two ways to configure the plugin:
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      • Click on Upload IDP Metadata.
      • Upload metadata file you just downloaded and click on Upload.

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      • Provide the required settings (i.e. Identity Provider Name, IdP Entity ID or Issuer, SAML Login URL, X.509 Certificate) and save it.
      Identity Provider Name Enter your IdP name. For Example : Miniorange.
      IdP Entity ID or Issuer IdP Entity ID or Issuer URL from the APPS / VIEW IDP METADATA in miniOrange.
      SAML Login URL SAML Login URL from the APPS / VIEW IDP METADATA in miniOrange.
      X.509 Certificate Paste the X.509 Certificate APPS / VIEW IDP METADATA in miniOrange.
  • Click on Save Configuration button.

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