Confluence SSO via MS Forefront TMG

Is it possible to provide single sign on to Confluence using Microsoft Forefront TMG (Threat Management Gateway)?

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Hey there,

You mentioned Microsoft Forefront and, as fas as I know, this softeware is Microsoft's Proxy/Firewall. As I'm not aware of any SSO feature of this product, I believe you are trying to set Confluence for Integrated Windows Authentication. Is that right?

In case yes, I know two different methods to achieve this:

I hope this helps.


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Hello There,

Being honest with you, in a first moment this is not possible. But to have a better idea about your scenario and to try to find an alternative, could you please explain a little more to us about this integration? And did you try to use Crowd and Confluence for SSO or do you need to involve the Microsoft Forefront TMG?

Kind Regards,


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Many thanks to T C and L J for your answers. It is been a while since I posted the question Dec 15, 2011.

Anyway, MS Forefront TMG cannot won't be able to provide easily the SSO to Confluence. It can but with a lot of customisations to be done. However, the MS Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) does it! Cheers, guys!

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