If you want SSO, so that Confluence get windows credentials for login, you have to use kerberos.
I try it on webserver side, but I finally end there:https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/no.kantega.kerberosauth.kerberosauth-plugin.confluence
They have a free version for 4.x,x version: https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/fi.polarshift.confluence.lib.kerberosLib
These guys are really awesome and they will help you with everything for setting this plugin
If your Confluence instance uses Crowd for user management, you can deploy the IWAAC plugin (Integrated Windows Authentication for Apps using Crowd) by Cleito: https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.cleito.iwaac
This plugin is compatible with any web app using Crowd for user management and SSO, including Confluence, Jira, Bamboo, Bitbucket Server (Stash), FishEye, Crucible, Jenkins etc.
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