Installing and configuring Shibboleth for beginners

shazni nazeer
4 min readJul 5, 2018

Shibboleth is an open source standards based web single sign on package. It is commonly used as an SSO facilitator for web applications. In this guide, we shall look into how to get the latest shibboleth (version 3.3) installed in your Linux box to get started with SSO with an application. In another followup post I intend to show how to configure WSO2 API Manager publisher, store and carbon web app to SSO with Shibboleth version 3.3.

Download the version 3.3 of the Shibboleth Identify Provider from the Shibboleth web site…