Use this guide to enable Single Sign-on (SSO) access via SAML to Vena.
- Vena instance
- Administrative access to Vena
- SecureAuth IdP appliance with a realm ready for the Vena integration
SecureAuth IdP configuration
- Log in to your SecureAuth IdP Admin console.
- Go to the Post Authentication tab.
In the Post Authentication section, set the following:
Authentication User Redirect Set to SAML 2.0 (SP Initiated) Assertion.
In the User ID Mapping section, set the following:
User ID Mapping Set to Email 1. Name ID Format Set to urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:1.1:nameid-format:emailAddress. Encode to Base64 Set to False.
In the SAML Assertion / WS Federation section, set the following:
WSFed Reply To / SAML Target URL Set to the absolute URL of the application, to where end users are redirected upon successful authentication.
For example, https://vena.io:443/auth/saml
SAML Consumer URL Set the to the Vena URL used to accept a SAML assertion.
Set to a unique name that identifies the SecureAuth IdP to the application (as the SAML ID).
For example, https://xxxxx.com/SecureAuth16
This value is shared with the application and can be any word, phrase, or URL, but must match exactly in the SecureAuth IdP and Vena configurations.
SAML Audience Set to the base domain of the application.
SP Start URL
Set to the login URL for the application.
For example, https://xxxx.vena.io
This value enables appropriate redirection for normal login and SSO login experiences.
Sign SAML Assertion Set to False. Sign SAML Message Set to True. Signing Cert Serial Number Leave the default value in Signing Cert Serial Number field. Otherwise, to use a third-party certificate for the SAML assertion, click the Select Certificate link and choose the appropriate certificate.
- Save your changes.
In the SAML Attributes / WS Federation section, set the following attributes:
Be sure that these attributes are also mapped on the Data tab. For more information about LDAP attributes, see LDAP Attributes / SecureAuth IdP Profile Properties Data Mapping.
Attribute 1 Name Set to GUID. Format Set to Unspecified. Value
Set to Aux ID 2.
Attribute 2 Name Set to Email. Format Set to Unspecified. Value
Set to Email 1.
Attribute 3 Name Set to FirstName. Format Set to Unspecified. Value
Set to First Name.
Attribute 4 Name Set to LastName. Format Set to Unspecified. Value Set to Last Name.
- Save your changes.
If you do not have administrator access to your Vena instance, reach out to the Vena team for configuration details.