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

How to Secure User Access to Internet-Faced Cloud Solutions


Suppose you are in charge for the security of a bank (CISO, CSO,...) that wants to control the access of users to the new ERP in the cloud that you are implementing. There is a very simple and safe way to control which users access the environment. Simply configure the Single Sign On of the … Continue reading How to Secure User Access to Internet-Faced Cloud Solutions

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

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”