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SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) in WordPress (SP) | Magento – WordPress SSO Login

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WordPress SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) with Magento as SAML IdP . Magento SAML IdP extenstion gives you the ability to use your Magento credentials to login into WordPress (SP). Here we will go through a step-by-step guide to configure SSO between WordPress as SP (Service Provider) and Magento as IDP (Identity Provider).

Pre-requisites: Download and Installation

Installation using Composer:
  • Purchase the miniOrange SAML IDP Single Sign-On extension from magento marketplace.
  • Go to My profile -> My Purchases
  • Please ensure you are using correct access keys (My Profile - Access Keys)
  • Paste the access keys in your auth.json file inside your project
  • Use the below command to add the extension to your project.
    "composer require {module_name}:{version}"
  • You can see the module name and list of versions in the selector below the extension module name.
  • Run the following commands on command prompt to enable the extension.
  • php bin/magento setup:di:compile
    php bin/magento setup:upgrade

Manual Installation:
  • Download the miniOrange SAML IDP Single Sign-On extension.
  • Unzip all contents of the zip inside the MiniOrange/IDPSaml directory.
  • {Root Directory of Magento} app code MiniOrange IDPSaml
  • Run the following commands on command prompt to enable the extension
  • php bin/magento setup:di:compile
    php bin/magento setup:upgrade

Steps to configure WordPress SAML Single Sign-on ( SSO ) Login into Magento 2

1. Configuring WordPress as Service Provider

  • In miniOrange SAML plugin, go to Service Provider Setup tab of the miniOrange WP SAML Service Provider plugin. There are two ways to configure the plugin:
  • Magento SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) wp service provider setup
      A. By Uploading IDP Metadata
    • Click on Upload IDP metadata button.
    • Enter the Identity Provider Name
    • You can either upload a metadata file and click on Upload button or use a metadata URL and click on Fetch Metadata.
    • Magento SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) Login-upload metadata
      B. Manual Configuration
    • Navigate to Service Provider Setup tab of the miniOrange SAML SP plugin.
    • Provide the required settings (i.e. Identity Provider Name, IdP Entity ID or Issuer, SAML Login URL, X.509 Certificate) as provided by your Identity Provider.
    • Click on the Save Configuration button to save your configuration.
    • Magento SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) Login-manual metadata

2. Enable SSO settings

  • You can add a login widget to enable SP-Initiated SSO on your site.
  • Navigate to Redirection and SSO links tab and follow the steps given under Option 1: Use a Widget to add a login widget on your site.
  • Magento SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) Login-sso setting

3. Configure Magento as Identity Provider

  • In the miniOrage SAML Identity Provider extension, go to Service Provider settings tab of the extension.
  • Provide the required settings (i.e. SP Entity ID/Issuer, ACS URL) find to your Service Provider WordPress and click on Save button to save your configuration.
  • WordPress Single Sign-On - download xml metadata file and upload it service provider setup tab of magento

    Note: The Relaystate URL is mandatory if you want to use Identity Provider (IDP)/Magento initiated flow.

4. Attribute Mapping

  • In the Magento IDP extension, navigate to the Attribute Mapping tab.
  • In the User Attributes section, enter the following information and click on Save .
  • You can also add more attributes by clicking on + sign to add attributes.
  • Name User Meta Data
    username user_login
    displayName display_name
    email user_email
    Configure SAML SSO in Magento (SP) with WordPress - Magento Single Sign on

5. SSO Testing

  • Open a new browser or private incognito window and enter your WordPress URL, which will redirect you to the Magento login screen.
  • Enter your Magento credentials and click the log in button.
  • If you are redirected to your WordPress start page and successfully logged in, your configuration is correct.

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