Okta as IdP Atlassian

Step 1: Setup Okta as Identity Provider

Follow the steps below to configure Okta as an Identity Provider

miniorange img Configuring Okta as IdP

  • Log into Okta Admin Console. Select "Classic UI" and then Application.
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  • Click on Add Applications.
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  • Click on Create New App.
  • Select SAML 2.0 as Sign on method.
  • Click on Create.
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  • In General Settings, enter App Name and click on Next.
  • In SAML Settings, enter the following:
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    Single Sign On URL Enter ACS (AssertionConsumerService) URL from the Service Provider info tab of the module.
    Audience URI (SP Entity ID) Enter SP Entity ID / Issuer from the Service Provider info tab of the module.
    Default Relay State Enter Relay State from the service Provider info tab of the module.
    Name ID Format Select E-Mail Address as a Name Id from dropdown list.
    Application Username Okta username.
  • Configure Attribute Statements and Group Attribute Statement (Optional).
  • For Name, enter "firstName" and select user.firstName from the value dropdown.

    For Name, enter "lastName" and select user.lastName from the value dropdown.

    For Name, enter "Email" and select user.email from the value dropdown.

    For Name, enter "groups" and select Matches regex from the Filter dropdown and enter ".*"

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miniorange img Assigning Groups/People

  • After creating and configuring the app go to the Assignment Tab in Okta.
  • Here we select the peoples and groups you want to give access to log in through this app. Assign this to the people/group you would to give access to.
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  • After assigning the people/groups to your app, go to Sign On tab.
  • Click on View Setup Instructions to get the SAML Login URL (Single Sign on URL), Single Logout URL, IDP Entity ID and X.509 Certificate. You will need this to configure the Service Provider.
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miniorange img Okta Verified SAML App

  • You can setup your plugin with our Okta Verified SAML app.
  • Okta verified SAML apps for all atlassian products like Jira and Confluence can be setup easily.
  • Search Miniorange in the search application box and add the app as per your requirements.
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