Black Duck by Synopsys cloud application

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Using Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML), your users can use their Google Cloud credentials to sign in to enterprise-cloud applications.

Note: Black Duck must be deployed on Google Compute Engine (GCE), Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Azure. For deployment instructions please refer to Black Duck’s cloud platform documentation.

Set up SSO via SAML for Black Duck

Step 1: Set up Google as a SAML identity provider (IdP)
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using an account with super administrator privileges (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Appsand thenWeb and mobile apps.
  3. Click Add appand thenSearch for apps.
  4. Enter Black Duck by Synopsys in the search field.
  5. In the search results, hover over the Black Duck SAML app and click Select.
  6. On the Google Identity Provider details page, download the IDP metadata file.
  7. Click Continue.
  8. On the Service provider details page, edit the ACS URL and Entity ID replacing {your-domain} with the the domain where Black Duck is installed.
  9. Click Continue.
  10. On the Attribute Mapping page, set the Select category and Select user field values as follows for the listed attributes:
     
    Application attribute Select category Select user field
    FirstName Basic Information First Name
    LastName Basic Information Last Name
    Email Basic Information Primary Email
    Name Basic Information Primary Email
  11. Click Finish.
Step 2: Set up Black Duck as a SAML 2.0 service provider (SP)
  1. Open a new incognito browser window.
  2. Sign in to Black Duck with your admin account.
  3. Click Administration and select SAML Integration.
  4. Check Enable SAML.
  5. In the Service Providers Entity URL enter the URL to the Hub.
  6. In the Identity Provider Metadata text box, paste the contents of the IDP metadata file you downloaded in Step 1.
  7. Click Save.
  8. Connect via Secure Shell (SSH) to the Hub server.
  9. In the docker-compose directory, edit the hub-proxy.env file as follows: add the following line to the end of the file, replacing {url-to-the-hub} with the URL of the instance where Black Duck is deployed:
    • HUB_SAML_EXTERNAL_URL={url-to-the-hub}
  10.  Restart the Hub Instance.
Step 3: Enable the Black Duck app
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using an account with super administrator privileges (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Appsand thenWeb and mobile apps.
  3. Select Black Duck.
  4. Click User access.
  5. To turn on or off a service for everyone in your organization, click On for everyone or Off for everyone, and then click Save.

  6. (Optional) To turn a service on or off for an organizational unit:

    1. At the left, select the organizational unit.
    2. Select On or Off.
    3. Click Override to keep your setting if the service for the parent organizational unit is changed.
    4. If Overridden is already set for the organizational unit, choose an option:
      • Inherit—Reverts to the same setting as its parent.
      • Save—Saves your new setting (even if the parent setting changes).

    Learn more about organizational structure.

  7. (Optional) Turn on the service for a group of users.
    Use access groups to turn on a service for specific users within or across your organizational units. Learn more

  8. Ensure that your Black Duck user account email IDs match those in your Google domain.
Step 4: Verify that the SSO is working

Note: Black Duck only supports SSO if you sign in from Google. You can’t use SSO if you sign in directly to Black Duck.

  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using an account with super administrator privileges (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Appsand thenWeb and mobile apps.
  3. Select Black Duck.
  4. At the top left, click Test SAML login

    Black Duck should open in a separate tab. If it doesn’t, use the information in the resulting SAML error messages to update your IdP and SP settings as needed, then retest SAML login.



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