Questions tagged [authentication]

For questions related to user authentication in the Sitecore client, as well as site membership questions that are specific to Sitecore

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Protecting Sitecore instance from anonymous access

I used to have Windows Authentication in-place and works like a charm! The thing is, now I have a Sitecore 8.2 update 4 (rev. 170614) and Forms Authentication is enabled by default, and whenever I ...
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Claims are not mapped and users are not persisted using Federated authentication

I'm using sitecore 9.1. I've implemented an IdentityProvidersProcessor using Microsoft.Owin.Security to authenticate users. I've added my transformations in a config file as below. <!--list of ...
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Virtual User is not persisted in federated authentication

We are integrating identity server authentication using Owin to a Sitecore 6.6 MVC application. After successful authentication Im trying to login a Sitecore virtual user which seems not persisted to ...
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Why Content Delivery in Sitecore 9.3 is treating users as editors?

After upgrading to Sitecore 9.3, some times, users are not able to log in to Content Delivery (using ADFS) because we're exceeding the maximum editor's restriction by license. It's weird because is ...
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Custom Login Page redirects to Sitecore default Login Page

I tried setting up a <site> element on my Project layer with parameters requiredLogin="true" loginPage="/Login" domain="extranet" I also have granted these items with Read access: sitecore/...
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How does a virtual user differ from a user authenticated using a custom membership provider?

Just wondering, what is the difference between a Sitecore virtual user and a user authenticated using a custom membership provider(and respective custom profile and role provider)? I have been ...
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Single Sign On between Sitecore 9 Application and Microsoft Dynamics Portal With Azure AD B2C

Our application is currently on Sitecore 9.0.2 There are two parts to our Application, one is the Sitecore application, the other part is a Microsoft Dynamics Portal Application We have a ...
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Users are authenticated with the Old/Copied session Cookies - Sitecore 7.2 -

How to prevent users from logging in using the old/Copied session cookies. For example, I copy my session cookies and then logout from my website. If I import the old/copied session cookies in another ...
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Membership provider per domain in multisite configuration

We have multisite setup with two websites pointing to two domains in sites.config and we are trying to map custom membership provider to each of the domains. Here is the configuration: Web.config: ...
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Supporting federated and forms authentication on the same site

We are building a site that needs to support multiple ways of logging in: Forms authentication using Sitecore's built-in user database. Users belong to the extranet domain. This part is already ...
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Sitecore 8 ADFS module no FedAuth cookie

I've added the Sitecore ADFS module to Sitecore 7.2 and it works. Using the same module on Sitecore 8 doesn't work. I can see the MSISAuth cookies from sts. When it comes to reading the FedAuth ...
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Virtual login code failing

We used the below code to virtually login the user to the Sitecore version 9.2 Sitecore.Security.Accounts.User virtualUser = AuthenticationManager.BuildVirtualUser("extranet\\user1", true); ...
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How to pause SignedInArgs, move to a page, then continue OR create a new SignedInArgs to complete the login?

I've created a two-factor page for sitecore login on older sitecore (9.0 and below) by playing with its LoggedInArgs like this: Check the condition if 2FA needed. If it is, then abort LoggedInArgs ...
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Issue while updating and removing users

Sitecore version : 9.0.2 We are using AD authentication to authenticate users. When we are creating new users ( AD users), they are getting created without any issue.However after creating the users, ...
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Sitecore services account external authentication graphql middle layer

We have a distributed backend system consisting of another CMS which maintains our user records. We currently user apollo to send auth requests to the main CMS system and retreive a JWT token. The ...
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Mobile OTP based login in Sitecore

Sitecore login is based on a username & password. How to make it mobile number OTP based? Even after login, we should have access to the cookies. I have wondering to try this. Normal Controller/...
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JS error on log out from launchpad

When I click the Log Out link on the Sitecore Launchpad in 9.1.1, I'm getting a 500 error on /sitecore/shell/api/sitecore/Authentication/Logout?sc_database=master from query-2.1.1.js, with the ...
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In JSS how do I support both secure and open GraphQL endpoints?

In my JSS application, how do I support both authenticated (logged in) GraphQL endpoints and in-secure (public/open) GraphQL endpoints? The example Angular application shows the usage of only one ...
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Prevent Login Redirect on 403 When an Ajax Call

Using Sitecore 9.1 and SXA 1.8 Does anyone know the best way to force Sitecore to return a legit 403 error when an Ajax call is hitting an API method? Currently when the following code is thrown ...