Posts in 2018

  • Integrate with Django admin site

    August 25, 2018 in CAS

    Integrate django-cas-ng with Django admin site authentication

    Problem I’m using django-cas-ng framework to authenticate users. The main problem is that the admin page still uses the default login view. Methods used this far: 1.- Using env var From docs: CAS_ADMIN_PREFIX: The URL prefix of the Django …

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  • CAS Single Logout (SLO)

    February 23, 2018 in CAS

    How CAS single logout (SLO) works?

    NOTE: Single Logout (SLO) need CAS Server support. With Single Logout (SLO), user gets logged out not only from the CAS Server, but also from all visited CAS client applications. django-cas-ng proudly support SLO since 3.5.0. The implementation is …

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  • CAS History

    February 03, 2018 in CAS

    CAS (Central Authentication Server) Protocol History

    CAS is a simple central authentication server protocol. It was initially conceived and developed by Shawn Bayern of Yale University Technology and Planning. It was later maintained by Drew Mazurek at Yale. CAS 1.0 implemented single-sign-on. CAS 2.0 …

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  • CAS 101

    January 02, 2018 in CAS

    A short introduction CAS (Central Authentication Service) key conception and flow to newbie.

    CAS Introduction The Central Authentication Service (CAS) is a single-sign-on / single-sign-off protocol for the web. It permits a user to access multiple applications while providing their credentials (such as userid and password) only once to a …

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Posts in 2015

  • django-cas-ng Release 3.5.0

    November 08, 2015 in django-cas-ng Releases

    django-cas-ng 3.5.0 released on 2015-11-08

    django-cas-ng 3.5.0 released on 2020-01-16. Release Notes Add support for Proxy Granting Ticket. Add Single Logout support. Add Python3 support. Add Django 1.8 support. Add support for custom user model. Add CAS_USERNAME_ATTRIBUTE which allows …

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