Configure SSO Authentication
You can configure SAML authentication so
SAML 2.0-based authentication (for example, Okta or OneLogin)
Shibboleth 1.3 authentication
To configure SSO authentication:
Get the identity provider (IdP) .xml metadata file from your SAML provider.
Note: Follow your SAML providers instructions to generate the IdP .xml file.
Contact Tenable Support, provide the IdP .xml file and a valid
Tenable.ioemail address, and ask Tenable Support to enable SAML on your account.
Tenable Support uses the IdP .xml file you provided to generate the service provider (SP) .xml metadata file for you to finish configuring SSO.
Note:Tenable does not currently support a SP-initiated SAML flow. You cannot navigate directly to
Tenable.iofor SSO; it must be initiated from the IdP side.