Magento as API Authentication Source Configuration

You can configure your Magento ( version 1.5-1.9 ) site as an authentication source and Single Sign-On into any other application.

Here are the steps on how to configure Magento as an authentication source:

  1. MAGENTO:
    • Login to your Magento backend and install our API Authentication module.
    • If you do not have access to our API module then contact info@xecurify.com for more details.
    • Once you have the Authentication module installed then go to API Authentication setting from the navigation bar.

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    • Incase you don’t see that option in the navbar then just clear your Magento Cache by following these steps:
      • Go to System >> Cache Mangement.
      • Click on the Flush Magento Cache button.

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    • You should see an Account setup page. Simply log in using your miniOrange credentials.
  2. MINIORANGE:
    • Click Here to go to your miniOrange dashboard.
    • Log in using your miniOrange credentials.
    • Go to User Stores from the left hand side menu and click on the AddUser Store Button.
    • Go to API section and select Magento 1.0+ from the dropdown.
    • Enter your Magento Site Base URL and click on Save button.

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    • Check your configuration using the Test Validation API and Test Authorization API links..

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    • Your Magento site is now connected as an Identity Source with miniOrange. Your users can now authenticate themselves using their Magento credentials to SSO into other applications.

You can configure your Magento ( version 2.0 and up ) site as an authentication source and Single Sign-On into any other application.

Here we are the steps on how to configure Magento as an authentication source:

  1. MAGENTO
    • Log into your Magento backend.
    • Go to Settings >> Integrations and click on the Add New Integration button.
    • Fill out all the details as follows and click on the Save button:
    • Name miniOrange
      Email <Your miniOrange Email>
      Callback URL https://login.xecurify.com
      Identity Link URL https://www.miniorange.com
      Your Password <Your Admin Password>

    • Click on the edit icon to check your integration.
    • Scroll to the Integration Details section and copy your Consumer Key. You will need to this key to configure miniOrange.

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  2. MINIORANGE
    • Click Here to go to your miniOrange dashboard.
    • Log in using your miniOrange credentials.
    • Go to User Stores from the left hand side menu and click on the AddUser Store Button.
    • Go to API section and select Magento 2.0+ from the dropdown.
    • Enter your Magento Site Base URL, Access Token and click on Save button.

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    • Check your configuration using the Test Validation API and Test Authorization API links..

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    • Your Magento site is now connected as an Identity Source with miniOrange. Your users can now authenticate themselves using their Magento credentials to SSO into other applications.