Authentication

DriverApproverContributorsStakeholder
Campus project managersMarcus MizushimaCampus Identity Management groups
Objective

Set-up authentication between ScholarWorks and local campus Shibboleth (or other SAML-based) identity providers (IdP).

Due date
 
Key outcomesCampus identity management groups will configure their local IdP to authenticate with ScholarWorks.
Status

COMPLETED

Problem Statement

Campus users will need to authenticate in order to upload new submissions or access restricted / embargoed materials in ScholarWorks.

Scope

Must have:

Not in scope:

  • Non-SAML based systems such as CAS or LDAP

Milestones and deadlines


MilestoneOwnerDeadlineStatus
SSL certificate
 
COMPLETED
Set-up ScholarWorks Shibboleth SP
 
COMPLETED
Configure campus identifier to Hyrax user group mapping.
 
COMPLETED
Register ScholarWorks with InCommonMarcus Mizushima
 
COMPLETED
Prep libraries on authentication task  (email and webinar)
 
COMPLETED
Provide documentation for configuring local IdP with release policy
 
COMPLETED
Manual exchange of metadata with Okta usersDavid Walker COMPLETED
All campuses authenticating properlyDavid Walker COMPLETED

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