WSO2 Single Sign On SSO WordPress End To End Setup Guide | WSO2 Login



If you want users to login to your WordPress site using their WSO2 credentials, you can simply do it using our WP OAuth Single Sign On (OAuth Client) plugin. Once you configure the WSO2 with WordPress plugin, you can allow users to SSO to your WordPress site using WSO2. Similarly, you can map your WordPress roles based on your WSO2 attributes/groups. To know more about other features we provide in WP OAuth Client plugin, you can click here.



You can download OAuth Client plugin using the following link.




Follow the Step by Step guide to configure WSO2 as an OAuth Server:

  • First, let’s register this Consumer App in WSO2 IS. Download and start WSO2 IS.
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  • Once logged in, go to Main -> Service Provider and click on Add.
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  • Enter the Service Provider Name and Description and click on Register.
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  • Now go to the Service Provider->List and edit the Service Provider you have created.
  • Scroll down and select Inbound Authentication Configuration and then select OAuth/OpenID Connect Configuration and click on Configure.
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  • Select the OAuth Version 2.0 and enter the Redirect/Callback URL from the plugin in Callback URL field. Click on Add.
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  • When the app has been added, Client ID and Client Secret are generated for the application. Configure the WordPress OAuth SSO plugin with Client ID, Client Secret, Authentication and Access Token, Get User Info Endpoint of WSO2. Endpoints are provided at the bottom of this guide.
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  • Attribute Mapping: To get attributes from WSO2 you have to add following Claim URIs in your WSO2 application.
  • Go to Service Provider->Claim Configuration.
  • Select https://wso2.org/claims/emailaddress from Subject Claim URI dropdown.
  • Add following URIs in Service Provider Claim Dialect: https://wso2.org/oidc/claim & https://wso2.org/claims
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  • You have successfully completed your WSO2 Server side configurations.

  • WSO2 Endpoints and Scope:


    Client ID : from the step 4 above
    Client Secret : from the step 4 above
    Scope: openid
    Authorize Endpoint: https://<wso2-app-domain>/oauth2/authorize
    Access Token Endpoint: https://<wso2-app-domain>/oauth2/token
    Get User Info Endpoint: https://<wso2-app-domain>/oauth2/userinfo

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