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How do I set up single sign-on with Okta?

For more information and configuration regarding Single sign-on in Security Center, read this article:

Create a single sign-on application in Okta

  • On the Okta portal, make sure you are logged in as an administrator and ensure the 'Admin' view is active.

Note: You need to be a Super Admin in Okta to be able to create a new app.

  • Please make sure 'Classic UI' in the left panel is active 
  • Click Applications.
  • Click Add Application.
  • Click Create New App.

  • Please ensure that red squared fields have the correct values.
  • Click Create.

  • Provide an App name and click Next.

Configure Single sign-on in Okta

  • Click Show Advanced Settings.
  • Please ensure that the red squared fields have correct values.

Note: You will need to login to Holm Security Center and copy some of the information, this is described below.

From Holm Security, copy the Single sign-on data from within your account in Security Center.

  • Login to Security Center.
  • Click Settings in the main menu in the top right corner.
  • Click Single sign-on.
  • If you have not already enabled single sign-on – Enable single sign-on and set up a name.
  • Scroll down to Security Center.
  • Copy the following information from Security Center to Okta:
    • Customer login URL > Default RelayState
    • Login callback URL > Single sign on URL
    • Metadata URL > Audience URI (SP Entidy ID)
    • Download certificate in .crt format > Upload to Encryption Certificate
  • Bookmark Customer login URL in your personal browser, this will be your login URL to Security Center using Okta as single sign-on.

Attributes Statements:

In the section Attributes Statements it is configured how attributes from the user are mapped to the user inside of Security Center. Read more here: Single sign-on user attribute mapping

  • Ensure that the user data table looks like the picture below.

Note: Please ensure to type in the exact name and to select the values from the drop-down menu instead of manually typing them in.

  • Proceed by pressing Next then Finish.

Configure single sign-on in Security Center

  • Click on View Setup Instructions.

  • Login to Security Center.
  • Click Settings in the main menu in the top right corner.
  • Click Single sign-on.
  • Scroll down to IDP SAML Configuration and click Manual.

  • Copy the following information from Okta to Security Center:
    • Identity Provider Single Sign-On URL > IDP login URL
    • Identity Provider Issuer > IDP entity ID/Metadata URL
    • 509 Certificate > IDP Certificate (Starting after “-----BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----" and ending before “-----END CERTIFICATE-----"
  • Click OK.

Add assignment to user:

  • Click on Assignement.
  • Click on Assign.
  • Click on Assign to People/Group depending on your setup in Okta.

  • Select your User/Users and click Assign.
  • Click Done.