SAML (Security Assertion Markup Language) is a key technology through which we can achieve SSO (Single Sign On).
In Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) 6.x, a SAML authentication handler is provided by default.
How to configure SAML in AEM?
There are some simple steps through which we can configure SAML in AEM
Go to the AEM Home → Tools → Security → click on Trust Store.
Click on Create TrustStore:- It will ask you for a password, So put a password of your choice.
Now, Upload your certificate *.cer file here.
Here I have not shown certificate details are alias.
Note: Copy the Alias field value it is required in Authentication Handler configuration for “IDP Certificate Alias” property.
Now go to AEM home → Tools → Securities → Users and search for “authentication-service” user.
Open properties of it. Click on KeyStore Tab. Click on Create KeyStore and provide any password and retype that password. Note down this password, it will be used later.
Go to the /system/console/configMgr and search for
“Adobe Granite SAML 2.0 Authentication Handler” Add configuration