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miniOrange supports both SAML based Single Sign On into Jira. This guide explains SAML based Single Sign On into Jira.
In SAML SSO, miniOrange supports both IdP (Identity Provider) and SP (Service Provider) initiated Single Sign On (SSO) for Jira.
In order to setup SSO, you need to follow these 7 steps:
- Configure Single Sign-On Settings in Identity Provider (miniOrange is used as Identity Provider for this guide)
- Create a policy for Jira app in miniOrange
- Onboard users into our system
- Register users into our system (End Users)
- Installing and Configuring the plugin
Follow the Step-by-Step Guide given below for Atlassian JIRA Server Single Sign On (SSO) using SAML
Step 1: Configure Single Sign-On Settings in Identity Provider
- We will be using miniOrange as Identity Provider for this guide. For your IDP specific guides, contact us at email@example.com.
- Login as a customer from Admin Console of miniOrange's Administrator Console, now go to Apps tab from menu and select Configure Apps.
- In SAML tab, search for Jira (SAML), select it and click on Add App.
- Provide a name for this application.
- Enter the SP Entity ID as <YOUR_JIRA_BASE_URL>. Example, https://jira.example.com
- Enter the ACS URL as <YOUR_JIRA_BASE_URL>/plugins/servlet/saml/auth. Example, https://jira.example.com/plugins/servlet/saml/auth
- Click on Save to configure the Jira SAML Application.
- Download the certificate which you will need later while configuring the plugin.
Step 2: Create a policy for Jira application in miniOrange
- Login as a customer from Admin Console of miniOrange's Administrator Console, go to Policies tab from menu and select App Authentication Policy.
- Add a new policy for Wordpress.
- Select Jira application from Application dropdown.
- Select a Group Name from dropdown - the group for which you want to add Jira app policy.
- Give a policy name for Jira app in Policy Name field.
- Select the First Factor Type for authentication.
- Enable Second Factor for authentication if required.
- Click on Save button to add policy for Jira SAML Single Sign On (SSO).
- Now click on Onboard users into our system from View Policy Tab.
Step 3: Onboard users into our system
- Download sample csv format from our console and create a CSV file containing your users in this format.
- Upload your CSV in our console via Bulk Upload.
- After uploading the CSV file successfully, you will see a success message.
- From Users/Groups menu, select Manage Users/Groups and go to OnBoarding Status. Select users to send activation mail and click on send activation mail. An activation mail will be sent to the selected users.
Step 4: Register users into our system (End Users)
- Sign In to your mail and click on registration link that is valid only for 5 days. You will be redirected to our registration page.
- Configure your basic details.
- Configure any strong authentication method.
- Configure KBA (Security Questions) as your fallback method, in case you lost your phone this will get invoked and save your details.
- After successful registration, you will see a registration successful message.
Step 5: Installing and Configuring the plugin
- Download the SAML 2.0 Single Sign-On plugin for JIRA from the Atlassian Marketplace.
- In the Jira admin consle, go to System settings. Under the security, select SAML SSO Configuration.
- Provide the required settings (i.e. Entity ID, Single SignOn Service Url, Certificate Fingerprint) and save it.
|Single Sign On Url
||Open the certificate in Notepad and copy/paste the entire content here.
||Enter the Attribute Name that contains JIRA Username. Use NameID if username is in Subject element..
||Enter the Attribute Name that contains JIRA Username. Use NameID if Email is in Subject element.
To test the authentication, open a new Private browsing window (Incognito window) and go to <JIRA_BASE_URL>/plugins/servlet/saml/auth. Eg. https://jira.example.com/plugins/servlet/saml/auth
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