SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) For Magento Using Centrify As IDP | Centrify SSO Login | Magento SSO

SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) For Magento Using Centrify As IDP | Centrify SSO Login | Magento SSO

Centrify Single Sign-On (SSO) login for Magento [SAML] can be achieved by using our Magento SAML SP Single Sign-On (SSO) plugin. Our SSO solution will make Magento SAML 2.0 compliant Service Provider establishing trust between the Magento site and Centrify to securely authenticate and login users to the Magento site. Our Magento Single Sign-On (SSO) solution helps to secure Magento sites behind the SSO login so that users are authenticated using their Centrify login credentials. Seamless support for advanced SSO features like Attribute / Custom Mapping, Role Mapping etc.

SAML allows information to be exchanged between Service Providers and Identity Providers; SAML is the integration of Service Providers and Identity Providers. When a user attempts to log in, your Service provider delivers SAML assertions to Identity Provider, which contain information about the user. The assertion is received by Identity Provider, which validates it against your Service Provider settings before allowing the user access to your org.

Here we will go through a guide to configure SAML Single Sign-On SSO login between Magento site and Centrify by considering Centrify as IdP (Identity Provider) and Magento as SP (Service Provider). Our SSO plugin provides Unlimited user authentications from Centrify. To know more about other features we provide in you Magento SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) plugin, you can click here.

Pre-requisites : Download And Installation

  • Download the miniOrange SAML SP Single Sign-On (SSO)plugin from Magento Marketplace.
  • Go to magento root directory.
  • Create the new directories MiniOrange/SP inside the app/code directory.
  • Run the following commands on command prompt to enable the plugin
  •       1. php bin/magento setup:upgrade
          2. php bin/magento setup:di:compile

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 Tested with 2.4.4

Steps to configure Centrify SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) Login into Magento SAML SP

1. Setup Centrify as IdP (Identity Provider)

Follow the steps below to configure Centrify as IdP for Magento

miniorange img Configure Centrify as IdP
  • In the Magento SAML SP SSO plugin, navigate to Service Provider Metadata tab. In this tab you will find the SP metadata such as SP Entity ID and ACS (AssertionConsumerService) URL which are required to configure Centrify as the Identity Provider.
  • Configure Centrify as IDP - Magento SSO - Centrify SSO Login
  • Log into Centrify as an Administrator and go to Apps from the NavBar.
  • Click on Add Web Apps button.
  • Centrify SAML Single Sign-On(SSO) for Magento-Centrify SSO Login

    miniorange img  Configure SAML App

    • In the pop-up, click on Custom tab and then click on the Add button next to SAML.
    • In the Add Web App screen, click Yes to add the application.
    • To exit the Application Catalog Click on Close.
    • The application that you just added will open to the Settings page.
    • To go to the Trust page Click on Trust.

    miniorange img The Trust page is divided into two parts:

    • Identity Provider Configuration.
    • Service Provider Configuration.
    Centrify SAML Single Sign-On(SSO) for Magento-Centrify SSO Login configuration

    miniorange img In Service Provider Configuration section

    • If copied the metadata url then paste in URL and click on load.
    • If downloaded metadata file then upload it in file section.
    • If copied XML content then copy that content in XML section.
    Centrify sso Magento SSO Centrify SAML Single Sign-On

    miniorange img For manual configuration:

    • Click on manual Configuration.
    • Paste SP Entity ID and ACS URL (copied from the plugin) save to preserve changes.
    Centrify SAML Single Sign-On(SSO) for Magento Centrify SSO Login
  • Download IDP metadata it will required to setup Magento as Service Provider.
  • Centrify SAML Single Sign-On(SSO) for Magento Centrify SSO Login IdP metadata

You have successfully configured Centrify as SAML IdP (Identity Provider) for achieving Centrify Single Sign-On (SSO) Login, ensuring secure Centrify Login into Magento Site.

2. Configure Magento as SP (Service Provider)

  • Copy SAML Entity ID, SAML Single-Sign-On Endpoint URL and x.509 certificate from Federation Metadata document and paste it in IdP Entity ID or Issuer, Single Sign-on Service URL, x.509 Certificate fields respectively in the plugin.
  • IdP Entity ID or Issuer SAML Entity ID in the Federation Metadata document
    Single Sign-On Service URL SAML Single-Sign-On Endpoint URL in the Federation Metadata document
    X.509 Certificate x.509 Certificate in the Federation Metadata document
  • Click on Save button to save all your settings.
  • Centrify Magento SSO - Centrify Single Sign-On(SSO) Login in Magento - federation metadata
  • To check if your Magento as SP is configured correctly, click the Test Configuration button.
  • Centrify Magento SSO - Centrify Single Sign-On(SSO) Login in Magento - Test configuration

3: Attribute Mapping (Optional). *This is Premium feature.

  • Attributes are user details that are stored in your Identity Provider.
  • Attribute Mapping helps you to get user attributes from your Identity Provider (IdP) and map them to Magento user attributes like firstname, lastname etc.
  • While auto registering the users in your Magento site these attributes will automatically get mapped to your Magento user details.
  • Only NameID can be mapped to Magento's Email and Username characteristics with the free plugin. Multiple user attributes from the IdP, on the other hand, can be mapped to Magento attributes in the premium version of the plugin. You can map custom attributes that you've added to your IdP in addition to the default attributes.
  • When a user performs SSO, the NameID value sent by the IdP will get mapped to the email and the username of the Magento user.
  • Centrify Magento SSO - Centrify Single Sign-On(SSO) Login in Magento - attribute mapping
    Username: Name of the username attribute from IdP (Keep NameID by default)
    Email: Name of the email attribute from IdP (Keep NameID by default)
    Group/Role: Name of the Role attribute from Identity Provider (IdP)
  • You can check the Test Configuration Results under Service Provider Setup tab to get a better idea of which values to map here.

4: Role Mapping (Optional). *This is Premium feature.

  • You can specify a default role in the free plugin that will be allocated to all non-admin users when they conduct SSO.
  • Go to Attribute/Role mapping tab and navigate to Role Mapping section.
  • Select the Default Role and click on the Save button.
  • Centrify Magento SSO - Centrify Single Sign-On(SSO) Login in Magento - role mapping

In this Guide, you have successfully configured Centrify SAML Single Sign-On (Centrify SSO Login) choosing Centrify as IdP and Magento as SP using Magento SAML Sigle Sign-On (SSO) Login plugin .This solution ensures that you are ready to roll out secure access to your Magento site using Centrify login credentials within minutes.

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