Tutorial: Microsoft Entra single sign-on (SSO) integration with In Case of Crisis - Online Portal

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to integrate In Case of Crisis - Online Portal with Microsoft Entra ID. When you integrate In Case of Crisis - Online Portal with Microsoft Entra ID, you can:

  • Control in Microsoft Entra ID who has access to In Case of Crisis - Online Portal.
  • Enable your users to be automatically signed-in to In Case of Crisis - Online Portal with their Microsoft Entra accounts.
  • Manage your accounts in one central location.

To learn more about SaaS app integration with Microsoft Entra ID, see What is application access and single sign-on with Microsoft Entra ID.

Prerequisites

To get started, you need the following items:

  • A Microsoft Entra subscription. If you don't have a subscription, you can get a free account.
  • In Case of Crisis - Online Portal single sign-on (SSO) enabled subscription.

Scenario description

In this tutorial, you configure and test Microsoft Entra SSO in a test environment.

  • In Case of Crisis - Online Portal supports IDP initiated SSO
  • Once you configure the In Case of Crisis - Online Portal you can enforce session controls, which protect exfiltration and infiltration of your organization‚Äôs sensitive data in real-time. Session controls extend from Conditional Access. Learn how to enforce session control with Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps.

To configure the integration of In Case of Crisis - Online Portal into Microsoft Entra ID, you need to add In Case of Crisis - Online Portal from the gallery to your list of managed SaaS apps.

  1. Sign in to the Microsoft Entra admin center as at least a Cloud Application Administrator.
  2. Browse to Identity > Applications > Enterprise applications > New application.
  3. In the Add from the gallery section, type In Case of Crisis - Online Portal in the search box.
  4. Select In Case of Crisis - Online Portal 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 Microsoft Entra single sign-on for In Case of Crisis - Online Portal

Configure and test Microsoft Entra SSO with In Case of Crisis - Online Portal using a test user called B.Simon. For SSO to work, you need to establish a link relationship between a Microsoft Entra user and the related user in In Case of Crisis - Online Portal.

To configure and test Microsoft Entra SSO with In Case of Crisis - Online Portal, complete the following building blocks:

  1. Configure Microsoft Entra SSO - to enable your users to use this feature.
  2. Configure In Case of Crisis Online Portal SSO - to configure the single sign-on settings on application side.
  3. Test SSO - to verify whether the configuration works.

Configure Microsoft Entra SSO

Follow these steps to enable Microsoft Entra SSO.

  1. Sign in to the Microsoft Entra admin center as at least a Cloud Application Administrator.

  2. Browse to Identity > Applications > Enterprise applications > In Case of Crisis - Online Portal > Single sign-on.

  3. On the Select a single sign-on method page, select SAML.

  4. On the Set up single sign-on with SAML page, click the edit/pen icon for Basic SAML Configuration to edit the settings.

    Edit Basic SAML Configuration

  5. On the Basic SAML Configuration section, the application is pre-configured and the necessary URLs are already pre-populated with Azure. The user needs to save the configuration by clicking the Save button.

  6. On the Set up single sign-on with SAML page, in the SAML Signing Certificate section, find Certificate (Base64) and select Download to download the certificate and save it on your computer.

    The Certificate download link

  7. On the Set up In Case of Crisis - Online Portal section, copy the appropriate URL(s) based on your requirement.

    Copy configuration URLs

Create a Microsoft Entra test user

In this section, you'll create a test user called B.Simon.

  1. Sign in to the Microsoft Entra admin center as at least a User Administrator.
  2. Browse to Identity > Users > All users.
  3. Select New user > Create new user, at the top of the screen.
  4. In the User properties, follow these steps:
    1. In the Display name field, enter B.Simon.
    2. In the User principal name field, enter the username@companydomain.extension. For example, B.Simon@contoso.com.
    3. Select the Show password check box, and then write down the value that's displayed in the Password box.
    4. Select Review + create.
  5. Select Create.

Assign the Microsoft Entra test user

In this section, you'll enable B.Simon to use single sign-on by granting access to In Case of Crisis - Online Portal.

  1. Sign in to the Microsoft Entra admin center as at least a Cloud Application Administrator.

  2. Browse to Identity > Applications > Enterprise applications > In Case of Crisis - Online Portal.

  3. In the app's overview page, find the Manage section and select Users and groups.

    The "Users and groups" link

  4. Select Add user, then select Users and groups in the Add Assignment dialog.

    The Add User link

  5. In the Users and groups dialog, select B.Simon from the Users list, then click the Select button at the bottom of the screen.

  6. If you're expecting any role value in the SAML assertion, in the Select Role dialog, select the appropriate role for the user from the list and then click the Select button at the bottom of the screen.

  7. In the Add Assignment dialog, click the Assign button.

Configure In Case of Crisis Online Portal SSO

To configure single sign-on on In Case of Crisis - Online Portal side, you need to send the downloaded Certificate (Base64) and appropriate copied URLs from the application configuration to In Case of Crisis - Online Portal support team. They set this setting to have the SAML SSO connection set properly on both sides.

Create In Case of Crisis Online Portal test user

In this section, you create a user called B.Simon in In Case of Crisis - Online Portal. Work with In Case of Crisis - Online Portal support team to add the users in the In Case of Crisis - Online Portal platform. Users must be created and activated before you use single sign-on.

Test SSO

In this section, you test your Microsoft Entra single sign-on configuration using the Access Panel.

When you click the In Case of Crisis - Online Portal tile in the Access Panel, you should be automatically signed in to the In Case of Crisis - Online Portal for which you set up SSO. For more information about the Access Panel, see Introduction to the Access Panel.

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