Confluence SAML app gives the ability to enable SAML Single Sign On for Confluence Software. Confluence Software is compatible with all SAML Identity Providers. Here we will go through a guide to configure SSO between Confluence and your Identity Provider. By the end of this guide, users from your Identity Provider should be able to login and register to Confluence Software.
To integrate your Identity Provider(IDP) with Confluence, you need the following items:
Copy these values from the Service Provider Info tab of the SAML plugin.
Note: Enterprise app configuration is the recommended option for SAML . If you do not have Azure subscription or using free account please setup App Registration Configuration.
To perform Single Logout using Azure AD, the Atlassian instance (E.g. Jira,Confluence) must be https enabled.
Now we will go through the steps to setup Confluence as a Service Provider using miniOrange add-on:
Configure Identity Provider
By Metadata URL:
By uploading Metadata XML file:
IDP Entity ID
Single Sign On URL
Single Logout URL
Configure Multiple Identity Providers
When user logs into Confluence, one of the user’s data/attribute coming in from the IDP is used to search the user in Confluence. This is used to detect the user in Confluence and login the user to the same account.