Oracle Kubernetes (OKE): Deploying a Custom Node.js Web Application Integrated with Identity Cloud Service for Unique Single Sign On (SSO) User Experience


In this post we are deploying a custom Node.js web application in Oracle Kubernetes Engine (OKE). What we want to show is how to configure the custom web application in order to have a unique Single Sing On experience. First part Follow this tutorial here explaining how to enable SSO to the web app running locally Second … Continue reading Oracle Kubernetes (OKE): Deploying a Custom Node.js Web Application Integrated with Identity Cloud Service for Unique Single Sign On (SSO) User Experience

Oracle IdCS Tips Part II: Simple Workflow for Creating Registered Users in IdCS with Node.js


In this post we explained how to create users in IdCS with the REST API. Typically you would like to put an approval process in between, here we explain a simple solution for those use cases where you don't have or don't want to put in the picture other pieces such as BPM, workflow or … Continue reading Oracle IdCS Tips Part II: Simple Workflow for Creating Registered Users in IdCS with Node.js

Oracle IdCS Tips Part I: Create Users Programatically in Node.js for Oracle Cloud Services with the REST API in less than a Basketball Quarter Length


Oracle Cloud provides Identity Cloud Services (IdCS) as the identity provider (and more) for all the cloud services offered in the stack. STEP ONE Ask your identity administrator to create a trusted application in IdCS with the settings as shown in the following screenshots: STEP TWO Ask your IdCS administrator for the ClientID and secret … Continue reading Oracle IdCS Tips Part I: Create Users Programatically in Node.js for Oracle Cloud Services with the REST API in less than a Basketball Quarter Length

Enabling MFA (multi factor authentication) for Oracle Cloud accounts in less than 15 minutes


MFA is provided out of the box for all the new cloud accounts purchases. Let's have a look at it: Part A | configure the cloud side: Goto Oracle Cloud login (https://cloud.oracle.com) Login as administrator in your account ("classic" accounts doesn't have this functionality available) Go to identity console, Security tab Select MFA and configure … Continue reading Enabling MFA (multi factor authentication) for Oracle Cloud accounts in less than 15 minutes

Oracle Identity Cloud Service: “You cannot bookmark and access the /signin URL directly”


This message happens because you are requesting the sigin page directly while it is supposed that this page comes up as a challenge when you request s resource protected by IdCS in wich you are not logged in yet. Solution: Request a resource protected by IdCS such as an application or this url <youridentitydomainurl>/ui/v1/myconsole. If … Continue reading Oracle Identity Cloud Service: “You cannot bookmark and access the /signin URL directly”