We use SAML (Security Assertion Markup Language), a standard that permits Azure AD to safely pass authorization credentials to service providers like Rewatch.
Azure AD setup
These are instructions for setting up Rewatch SAML SSO with Azure AD.
Setup the Rewatch app in Azure AD
In the Azure AD portal, select
Enterprise applicationsfrom the left-side nav.
All Applicationsin the left side nav, and click the
New applicationbutton above the application list.
RewatchIn the search box
Select the Rewatch application from the results.
When the application finishes creating, click
Single sign-onin the left-side nav. Under
Select a single sign-on method, select SAML.
If prompted to to
Save single sign-on setting, click
If prompted to test single sign-on, click
No, I'll test later
Certificate (Base64)in the
SAML Signing Certificatebox. You will need this to setup the SAML configuration in Rewatch.
Login URLunder the
Set up Rewatchbox. You will need this to setup the SAML configuration in Rewatch.
On the Rewatch channel admin page, click on the
Security link in the sidebar.
Login URL from Azure AD into the
IdP SSO target URL field and paste the contents of the certificate you downloaded into the
IdP Certificate field. Then, set the email domains that will redirect to your SAML provider on login. Finally, check
Enable Saml login for this channel. Click Save.
You can then test the SAML integration by clicking the Test SAML button. If you login via SAML with the same email as your current admin user account, you will maintain the same admin privileges. Once logged in via SAML, you can enable
Enforce SAML-only logins for this channel.
While SAML will automatically update user information whenever they log in, you can additionally setup SCIM to automate deprovisioning and group membership updates immediately after you make these administrative changes. We currently do not support SCIM integration with Azure AD