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WordPress Login with Cognito plugin allows Login(Single Sign-On) to WordPress using AWS Cognito account credentials. You can SSO(Single Sign-on)/Login …

Author:miniOrange (profile at wordpress.org)
WordPress version required:3.0.1
WordPress version tested:5.8
Plugin version:1.4.4
Added to WordPress repository:13-02-2020
Last updated:25-08-2021
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Plugin URI:http://miniorange-login-with-cognito
Total downloads:2 068
Active installs:70+
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WordPress Login with Cognito plugin allows Login(Single Sign-On) to WordPress using AWS Cognito account credentials. You can SSO(Single Sign-on)/Login to your WordPress site with Cognito using this plugin. This plugin uses OAuth protocol to achieve Single Sign-on. It also covers User Authentication with OAuth protocol and allow authorized user to login into WordPress site.

Single Sign-On(SSO)

In simple term, Single Sign-On(SSO) means login into 1 site / application using the credentials of another app/site.
Example. If you have all your Users/Customers/Members/Employees stored on 1 site(ex. gmail, wordpress, etc.), lets say site A and you want all of them to register/login into your WordPress site say site B. In this scenario, you can register/login all your users of site A into Site B using the login credentials/account of Site A. This is called Single Sign-On or SSO.

FEATURES

  • WordPress Login with Cognito supports single sign-on / SSO with Cognito domain.
  • Single Sign On ( SSO ) Grant Support : Standard OAuth 2.0 Grant : Authorization Code
  • Auto Create Users : After SSO, new user automatically gets created in WordPress
  • Account Linking : After user SSO to WordPress, if user already exists in WordPress, then his profile gets updated or it will create a new WordPress User
  • Attribute Mapping : Login with Cognito supports username Attribute Mapping feature to map WordPress user profile username attribute.
  • Login Widget : Use Widgets to easily integrate the login link with your WordPress site
  • Redirect URL after Login : OAuth Login Automatically Redirects user after successful login.

No SSL restriction

  • Login to WordPress (WordPress SSO) using Cognito without having an SSL or HTTPS enabled site.

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