Okta as IdP

STEP 1:

  • Log into Okta and click on Admin option .


    Select Add Applications.


    Click on Create New App

  • create a new SAML 2.0 application




STEP 2:

  • In General Settings, enter App Name and click Next.

  • In SAML Settings, enter the following:

    Entity ID SP-EntityID / Issuer from Description tab of the plugin.
    ACS URL ACS (AssertionConsumerService) URL from Description tab of the plugin.
    Recipient URL Recipient URL from Description tab of the plugin.
    Destination URL Destination URL from Description tab of the plugin.
    Subject Type Username
    Name ID Format EmailAddress
    Single Logout URL Single Logout URL from Description tab of the plugin.
    Signature Certificate Upload the certificate provided in Description tab of the plugin.
    Default Relay State Default Relay State from Description tab of the plugin.



STEP 3:

  • After creating and configuring the app go to the People tab.
  • Here we select the people you want to give access to login through this app. Assign this to the people you would to give access to.

STEP 4:

  • After assigning the people 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.