Service Provider Types: Proxy

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Introduction

The Proxy type of Service Provider is used for locally defined service provider endpoints.  Eg. when a Service Provider does not support SAML, OAuth, OpenIDConnect, WS Federation or other IDHub-supported protocols.

IDHub will act as an intermediary between user, IDP and SP, as demonstrated in the diagram below.

Sequence Diagram

Fields

Field Description
Display Name User defined name of the Service Provider
URL Not used
Description User defined description of the Service Provider
Authentication Scheme Defines which IDP(s) that can authenticate this user.
Type "Proxy Locations"
Location URL Path (after the hostname) that indicates where the Service Provider is located.  
Hostname Hostname of the server (if another server than the Admin Portal Server is used). Subdomain and domainname.  
If not provided, this server hostname is used.
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