Tutorial: Azure Active Directory integration with 360 Online
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to integrate 360 Online with Azure Active Directory (Azure AD). When you integrate 360 Online with Azure AD, you can:
- Control in Azure AD who has access to 360 Online.
- Enable your users to be automatically signed-in to 360 Online with their Azure AD accounts.
- Manage your accounts in one central location - the Azure portal.
To get started, you need the following items:
- An Azure AD subscription. If you don't have a subscription, you can get a free account.
- 360 Online single sign-on (SSO) enabled subscription.
In this tutorial, you configure and test Azure AD single sign-on in a test environment.
- 360 Online supports SP initiated SSO.
Identifier of this application is a fixed string value so only one instance can be configured in one tenant.
Add 360 Online from the gallery
To configure the integration of 360 Online into Azure AD, you need to add 360 Online from the gallery to your list of managed SaaS apps.
- Sign in to the Azure portal using either a work or school account, or a personal Microsoft account.
- On the left navigation pane, select the Azure Active Directory service.
- Navigate to Enterprise Applications and then select All Applications.
- To add new application, select New application.
- In the Add from the gallery section, type 360 Online in the search box.
- Select 360 Online from results panel and then add the app. Wait a few seconds while the app is added to your tenant.
Alternatively, you can also use the Enterprise App Configuration Wizard. In this wizard, you can add an application to your tenant, add users/groups to the app, assign roles, as well as walk through the SSO configuration as well. Learn more about Microsoft 365 wizards.
Configure and test Azure AD SSO for 360 Online
Configure and test Azure AD SSO with 360 Online using a test user called B.Simon. For SSO to work, you need to establish a link relationship between an Azure AD user and the related user in 360 Online.
To configure and test Azure AD SSO with 360 Online, perform the following steps:
- Configure Azure AD SSO - to enable your users to use this feature.
- Configure 360 Online SSO - to configure the single sign-on settings on application side.
- Create 360 Online test user - to have a counterpart of B.Simon in 360 Online that is linked to the Azure AD representation of user.
- Test SSO - to verify whether the configuration works.
Configure Azure AD SSO
Follow these steps to enable Azure AD SSO in the Azure portal.
In the Azure portal, on the 360 Online application integration page, find the Manage section and select single sign-on.
On the Select a single sign-on method page, select SAML.
On the Set up single sign-on with SAML page, click the pencil icon for Basic SAML Configuration to edit the settings.
On the Basic SAML Configuration section, perform the following step:
In the Sign-on URL text box, type a URL using the following pattern:
The value is not real. Update the value with the actual Sign-On URL. Contact 360 Online Client support team to get the value. You can also refer to the patterns shown in the Basic SAML Configuration section in the Azure portal.
On the Set up Single Sign-On with SAML page, in the SAML Signing Certificate section, click Download to download the Federation Metadata XML from the given options as per your requirement and save it on your computer.
On the Set up 360 Online section, copy the appropriate URL(s) as per your requirement.
Create an Azure AD test user
In this section, you'll create a test user in the Azure portal called B.Simon.
- In the Azure portal, in the Azure services pane, select Users, and then select All users.
- Select New user at the top of the screen.
- In the User properties, follow these steps:
- In the Name field, enter
- In the User name field, enter the email@example.com. For example,
- Select the Show password check box, and then write down the value that's displayed in the Password box.
- Click Create.
- In the Name field, enter
Assign the Azure AD test user
In this section, you'll enable B.Simon to use Azure single sign-on by granting access to 360 Online.
- In the Azure portal, select Enterprise Applications, and then select All applications.
- In the applications list, select 360 Online.
- In the app's overview page, find the Manage section and select Users and groups.
- Select Add user/group, then select Users and groups in the Add Assignment dialog.
- In the Users and groups dialog, select B.Simon from the Users list, then click the Select button at the bottom of the screen.
- If you are expecting a role to be assigned to the users, you can select it from the Select a role dropdown. If no role has been set up for this app, you see "Default Access" role selected.
- In the Add Assignment dialog, click the Assign button.
Configure 360 Online SSO
To configure single sign-on on 360 Online side, you need to send the downloaded Metadata XML and appropriate copied URLs from Azure portal to 360 Online support team. They set this setting to have the SAML SSO connection set properly on both sides.
Create 360 Online test user
In this section, you create a user called Britta Simon in 360 Online. Work with 360 Online support team to add the users in the 360 Online platform. Users must be created and activated before you use single sign-on.
In this section, you test your Azure AD single sign-on configuration with following options.
Click on Test this application in Azure portal. This will redirect to 360 Online Sign-on URL where you can initiate the login flow.
Go to 360 Online Sign-on URL directly and initiate the login flow from there.
You can use Microsoft My Apps. When you click the 360 Online tile in the My Apps, this will redirect to 360 Online Sign-on URL. For more information about the My Apps, see Introduction to the My Apps.
Once you configure 360 Online you can enforce session control, which protects exfiltration and infiltration of your organization’s sensitive data in real time. Session control extends from Conditional Access. Learn how to enforce session control with Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps.
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