JIRA SAML Single Sign On, Jira SSO for ADFS,Azure AD,Okta,Google Apps,OneLogin. SAML Jira SSO user password & Data Center security.
Note: The configuration steps given below are applicable for the Jira version, 2.0.0. If you want to configure SSO into WordPress using previous Jira versions (1.0.0 - 1.1.53), you can find the setup guide here.
Jira SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) with WordPress as SAML IdP. Login using WordPress Users (WP as SAML IDP) plugin gives you the ability to use your WordPress (WP) credentials to login into Jira (SP). Here we will go through a step-by-step guide to configure SSO between Jira as SP (Service Provider) and WordPress as IdP (Identity Provider).
To integrate the WordPress site as an Identity Provider, you will need to install the miniOrange Login using WordPress Users ( WP as SAML IDP ) plugin:
To integrate with Jira, you need the following items:
Downloads and Installation
With the Quick Setup method, you can get the SP metadata from the first step of adding an IDP. The steps to initiate Quick Setup are given below :
After completing the above steps, you will see the first step of the Quick Setup process. This step deals with setting up your IDP.
Here you will find your SP's metadata. You will need to provide this metadata to your IDP. There are two ways to add this metadata to your IDP.
If you wish to add the metadata manually, then you can choose By manually configuring the metadata on your IDP . You will find the following information. These details will need to be provided to your IDP
This step is where you will be adding your IDP metadata.
There are 3 ways in which you can add your IDP metadata. Use the drop-down to select any of the following methods :
To configure the IDP manually, you will need to have the following details from your IDP's metadata:
|Single Sign On URL||Copy and paste the Single Sign On URL from the WordPress IDP Metadata tab.|
|IDP Entity ID / Issuer||Copy and paste the IDP-EntityID/Issuer from the WordPress IDP Metadata tab.|
|IDP Signing Certificate||Download the Certificate from the WordPress IDP Metadata tab and paste it from the file.|
Once you have added the IDP metadata, click on Save. If the IDP has been added successfully, then you will see a Test and Get Attributes button. Click on this button to test if the IDP was added successfully.
In this step you will be setting up basic user profile attributes for your SP
If you plan on customizing your IDP setup from the get go, you can find the metadata in the SP Metadata. Here you will find your SP's metadata. You will need to provide this metadata to your IDP. There are multiple ways to add this metadata to your IDP :
Depending on how your IDP accepts the metadata, you can either provide the metadata URL or you can use the Download Metadata button to download an XML file for the same.
If you wish to add the metadata manually,you will find the following information in this section. These details will need to be provided to your IDP.
The custom setup flow allows you to dive into the complete set of configurations that we provide to add a SAML Identity Provider. The steps to configure an IDP using the Custom Setup option are :
With the information you have been given by Your IDP team, you can configure IDP settings in 3 ways:
Go to Manual Configuration tab and enter the following details:
|IDP Entity ID / Issuer||Copy and paste the IDP-EntityID/Issuer from WordPress IDP Metadata tab.|
|Single Sign On URL||Copy and paste the Single Sign On URL from WordPress IDP Metadata tab.|
|Single Logout URL||Copy and paste the Single Logout URL from WordPress IDP Metadata tab.|
|IDP Signing Certificate||Download the Certificate from WordPress IDP Metadata tab and paste it from the file.|
Next we will be setting up user profile attributes for Jira. The settings for this can be found in the User Profile section.
When the user logs into
Jira, one of the user's data/attribute coming in from the IDP is used to search the user in Jira. This is used to detect the user in Jira and log in the user to the same account.
You can configure it using steps given below:
Now we will be setting up user group attributes for Jira. You can replicate your user's groups present on IDP in your SP. There are multiple ways of doing this.
Group Mapping can be done in two ways:
|Service Provider Name||Jira|
|SP Entity ID or Issuer||Copy and paste the SP-EntityID from SP Information section in Jira.|
|ACS URL||Copy and paste the ACS URL from SP Information section in Jira.|
|Assertion Signed||Check to sign the SAML Assertion.|
In this Guide, you have successfully integrated Jira SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) with the plugin - Login using WordPress Users ( WP as SAML IDP ). Configuring Jira as SP and WordPress as IDP. This solution ensures that you are ready to roll out secure Single Sign-On (SSO) access with SAML 2.0 Authentication into Jira SSO using WordPress login credentials.
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