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Atlassian Crowd integration for Django with SSO

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Simple Atlassian CROWD authentication backend for Django with SSO support

Configuration:

Put a CROWD configuration in your settings.py:

CROWD = {
    'url': 'http://your.crowd.url:port/crowd/rest',         # your CROWD rest API url
    'app_name': 'your-registered-crowd-application-name',   # appname, registered with CROWD
    'password': 'application-password',                     # correct password for provided appname
    'superuser': False,                                     # if True makes CROWD-imported users superusers
    'staffuser': False,                                     # if True makes CROWD-imported users staffuser
    'validation':'10.11.40.34',                             # The ipaddress the Crowd server is responding to
    'sso': False,                                           # TRurn on SSO
    'blocked_creation_domains': ['@example.org'],           # Domains not allowed to be created in the local db
    'crowd_group': 'CrowdUser',                             # Group that all imported users are placed in
    'DTS_not_use_public_schema': False                      # If DTS is installed don't save users and groups in Public schema
}

Add crowd.CrowdBackend in your AUTHENTICATION_BACKENDS settings list. Put it first so that password are only kept in CROWD:

AUTHENTICATION_BACKENDS = (
    'crowd.backends.CrowdBackend'
    'django.contrib.auth.backends.ModelBackend',
)

Add crowd.middleware.CrowdMiddleware to the Middleware

MIDDLEWARE_CLASSES = (
...
          'crowd.middleware.CrowdMiddleware',
...
)

AUTHENTICATION_BACKENDS list to make sure you always start with crowd authentication before falling over to a local account.

simple test: py.test

Tox test: tox

test currently does not cover the SSO

Release Notes

Version 0.57

Added support for Django Tenant Schema (django-tenant-schemas) Will create crowd_group in the public schema if DTS is installed, unless setting NotPublicSchema == True

Version 0.56

Add users “Pulled” from crowd to the group defined in crowd_group, default “CrowdUser” New setting ‘disallowed_creation_domains’: [@wfp.org’]

New For version 0.52

Added disallowed emails to the import first version hardcoded @example.org, will be a setting in future

any email with @wfp.org but not in crowd will be in the disallowed list

example of use

  • User with email a@b.c is already user ‘a’ in the local db as a django created user
  • User with email b@c.c is already user ‘b’ in the local db as a imported user from Crowd
  • User with email c@a.b is no already user in the local db but exists in Crowd so it will be imported as user ‘c’
  • User with email d@e.f is not in local db nor in Crowd
  • User with email e@example.org has a domain that is on the disallowed list
from crowd.backends import import_users_from_email_list

        emails = ["a@b.c", "b@c.c", "c@a.b", "d@e.f","e@example.org"]
        added_or_found, not_found, not_alowed = import_users_from_email_list(emails)
        print(added_or_found)
        print(not_found)
        print(not_allowed)

Resulting printout:

['a','b','c']

['d@e.f']

['e@example.org']

Credits:

Originally written for Django v1.3 by Konstantin J. Volkov konstantin-j-volkov@yandex.ru at 12.07.2012

Refactored, put together and tested with Django v1.4 by Grigoriy Beziuk gbezyuk@gmail.com at 27.08.2012

Refactored, updated for Django 1.9 and added SSO and other features by Tobias Carlander tobias.carlander@wfp.org at 2015/03/25

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