Connecting to Dyn’s Identity Management System


There are three distinct sections to setting up your account with single sign-on.

1. You follow the steps for your Identity Provider to set up your account, shown below.
2. Your Identity Provider gives your required information for you to provide to Dyn, shown in the instructions below.
3. Dyn will set up your Identity Provider account on our system.


Supported Identity Providers



Duo Security



Connecting to Dyn’s Identity Management System: Okta


1. Open your Okta site and click Add Application. Okta Adding Application
2. Click the Create New App. Create New App
3.  On the Create a New Application Integration view, select SAML 2.0  Okta New App Integration View
4. Define the app name. Upload the Dyn logo, if desired. Okta SAML Integration
5. Dyn will provide the content for these fields:

  • Single sign on URL
  • Audience URI (SP Entity ID)
Configure SAML
6. Add an attribute statement on the General Settings page as shown.

Name: email

Name format: Unspecified


Okta Attribute Statement
7. Click the Download Okta Certificate on the right-hand side.

Provide this information to Dyn support when setting up the integration.

Okta SAML Settings Complete
8. On the feedback page, click “I’m an Okta customer adding an internal app”.

Click Finish.

Okta Question: Are you a customer or partner?
9. Click View Setup Instructions to retrieve the information required for Dyn to enable your connection. SSO Integration
10. The information required for Dyn to enable your connection will look similar to the example.  Identity Provider


Duo Security


Download the SSL certificate to provide Dyn

In order to set up Duo with Dyn, you will need to retrieve you server’s SSL certificate and provide it to Dyn.

1. Log into your Duo Access Security Console.
2. Click Applications. DUO_Dag_02
3. In the Metadata section at the bottom of the page, click Download certificate. DUO_Dag_03
4. Contact Dyn and provide them with the certificate to set up the necessary credentials to link Duo to your Dyn account.


How to Integrate Duo Security with Dyn

1. Log into your Duo account at and select Applications from the side-menu. DUO_UI_01
2. Click Protect an Application and select SAML – Service Provider from the list of applications. This will allow you to set up SAML for a generic application. DUO_UI_02
4. Enter “Dyn” as the Service provider name. DUO_UI_04
5. Contact Dyn for your Entity ID and Assertion Consumer Service URL. Reference the table below on how to format each element.

Note: Your company name should be lowercase within the Entity ID and Assertion Consumer Service URL.
Entity ID urn:auth0:dyn:duosecurity-{yourcompanyname} urn:auth0:dyn:duosecurity-acme
Assertion Consumer Service URL{yourcompanyname}
6. In the IdP Attribute field, type in mail. In the SAML Response Attribute field type in email. DUO_UI_06
7. Click Save Configuration. DUO_UI_08
8. Once your configuration has been saved, download the JSON configuration file in the Next step prompt. DUO_UI_08
9. In the Duo Access Security Console on your server, click on Applications. In thex Configuration field, browse for the JSON configuration file you downloaded in the prior step, then click Upload. dag-upload-json_2x