Generic Federated Authentication

Updated Nov 6, 2023

Configure IdP federated authentication for Arctic Wolf web portals

You can configure your identity provider (IdP) as a Federated Identity Management (FIM) source for Arctic Wolf® web portals.

Note: For a list of certified OpenID providers, see OpenID Certification.


  1. Configure your IdP.
  2. Register your IdP with Arctic Wolf.

Step 1: Configure your IdP

  1. Using the documentation provided by your IdP, configure federated authentication.
  2. Configure the IdP sign-in method as OpenID Connect. The redirect or reply URI for Arctic Wolf is

Step 2: Register your IdP account with Arctic Wolf

  1. Sign in to the Arctic Wolf Unified Portal.

  2. In the menu bar, click Telemetry Management > Connected Accounts.

  3. Click Add Account +.

  4. On the Add Account page, in the Account Type list, select Federated Authentication.

  5. Click OpenID Connect.

  6. On the Add Account page, configure these settings:

    • Account Name — Enter a unique and descriptive name for the account. For example, enter Okta SSO or OneLogin ODIC Connector.
    • Issuer URL — Enter the IdP Issuer URL.
    • Client ID — Enter the IdP-issued client ID.
    • Client Secret — Enter the IdP-issued client secret.
    • Domain Name — Enter your company email domain name.
    • Credential Expiry — (Optional) Enter the expiration date if the credentials have an expiry date.
  7. Click Test and Submit Credentials.

Arctic Wolf automatically receives a ticket to complete the federated authentication setup. You receive a confirmation Zendesk email when the account setup is complete.

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