To configure SAML and SAML and Passthrough authentication methods in Horizon, you must upload the identity provider's SAML certificate metadata XML file to UAG ( Unified Access Gateway). The upload allows UAG to trust the identity provider by verifying the signature of an assertion using the public key of the identity provider.
- In the Configure Manually section of the UAG Admin console, click Select.
- In the Upload Identity Provider Metadata gearbox icon. section, select the
- Enter the entity ID for the identity provider in the Entity ID text box.
If you do not enter a value in the Entity ID text box, the identity provider name in the metadata file is parsed and used as the entity ID of the identity provider.
- In the IDP Metadata section, click Select and browse to the location where you have saved the metadata file.
- Click Open.
- Click Save.
The following message is displayed: Configuration is saved successfully.