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External Systems Configuration Guide

Configuring Okta Authentication

To use Okta authentication for your FortiSIEM deployment, you must set up a SAML 2.0 Application in Okta, and then use the certificate associated with that application when you configure external authentication.

  1. Log in to Okta.
  2. In the Applications tab, create a new application using Template SAML 2.0 App
  3. Under Settings, configure the settings similar to the table below:
    Post Back URLPost Back URL
    Application labelFortiSIEM Demo
    Force AuthenticationEnable
    Post Back URLhttps://<FortiSIEMIP>/phoenix/okta
    Name ID FormatEmailAddress
    RecipientFortiSIEM
    Audience RestrictionSuper
    authnContextClassRefPasswordProtectedTransport
    ResponseSigned
    AssertionSigned
    RequestUncompressed
    Destinationhttps://<FortiSIEMIP>/phoenix/okta
  4. Click Save.
  5. In the Sign On tab, click View Setup Instructions.
  6. Click Download Certificate
  7. Enter the downloaded certificate for Okta authentication.

Configuring Okta Authentication

To use Okta authentication for your FortiSIEM deployment, you must set up a SAML 2.0 Application in Okta, and then use the certificate associated with that application when you configure external authentication.

  1. Log in to Okta.
  2. In the Applications tab, create a new application using Template SAML 2.0 App
  3. Under Settings, configure the settings similar to the table below:
    Post Back URLPost Back URL
    Application labelFortiSIEM Demo
    Force AuthenticationEnable
    Post Back URLhttps://<FortiSIEMIP>/phoenix/okta
    Name ID FormatEmailAddress
    RecipientFortiSIEM
    Audience RestrictionSuper
    authnContextClassRefPasswordProtectedTransport
    ResponseSigned
    AssertionSigned
    RequestUncompressed
    Destinationhttps://<FortiSIEMIP>/phoenix/okta
  4. Click Save.
  5. In the Sign On tab, click View Setup Instructions.
  6. Click Download Certificate
  7. Enter the downloaded certificate for Okta authentication.