Bugcrowd cloud application

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

Set up SSO via SAML for Bugcrowd

Before you begin

All domains must be verified in Bugcrowd® before you set up SAML. To do this in Bugcrowd:

  1. Navigate to Organization.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Click Domain.
Step 1: Set up Google as a SAML identity provider (IdP)
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Apps and then SAML Apps.

    To see Apps on the Home page, you might have to click More controls at the bottom. 

  3. Click Add Add at the bottom right.
  4. Locate and click Bugcrowd in the application list.
  5. On the Google IDP Information page:
    1. Copy and save the SSO URL.
    2. Copy and save the Entity ID.
    3. Download the Certificate.
  6. Click Next.
    The Basic information window shows the Application name and Description seen by users.
  7. Click Next.
    On the Service Provider Details page, the ACS URL and Entity ID fields are automatically populated.
  8. Replace {organization-code} in these fields with the yourorganization code copied from Bugcrowd below. 
    The ACS URL should match the Single Sign On URL generated by Bugcrowd.  
    The Entity ID should match the SP Entity ID generated by Bugcrowd.
    The default Name ID is the primary email. 
  9. Click Next.
  10. Click Finish.
Step 2: Set up Bugcrowd as a SAML 2.0 service provider (SP)
  1. Log in to Bugcrowd as an admin, and navigate to Organization Settings and then Authentication and thenSingle Sign On (SSO).
  2. Copy the Organization Code from Bugcrowd. 
    Use this for the Service Provider Details in Google.
  3. Paste the Entity ID from Google into the IdP Entity ID field in Bugcrowd.
  4. Paste the SSO URL from Google into the IdP SSO Target URL in Bugcrowd.
  5. Download the Certificate from Google. 
  6. Open it and copy the contents. 
  7. Paste the contents into the IdP Certificate field in Bugcrowd.
Step 3: Enable the Bugcrowd app
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Apps and then SAML Apps.

    To see Apps on the Home page, you might have to click More controls at the bottom. 

  3. Select Bugcrowd.
  4. At the top right of the gray box, click Edit Service Compose.

  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. To turn on or off a service only for users in an organizational unit:

    1. At the left, select the organizational unit.
    2. Select On or Off.
    3. To keep the service turned on or off even when the service is turned on or off for the parent organizational unit, click Override.
    4. If the organization's status is already Overridden, 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. Ensure that your Bugcrowd user account email IDs match those in your Google domain.
Step 4: Verify that SSO is working
  1. Open an incognito window.
  2. Navigate to Bugcrowd and try to sign in. 
    You should be redirected to the Google sign-in page.
  3. Enter your username and password.
    After your credentials are authenticated, you are redirected to Bugcrowd.
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