Tableau App Integration
Set up an app integration so that your user can sign into this app using the same credentials that they use for LastPass.
Part 1 - Add the SSO app to LastPass
- Log in and access the LastPass Password Manager Admin Console by doing either of the following:
- While logged in to LastPass, click the active LastPass icon in your web browser toolbar, then select Admin Console in the menu.
- Log in at https://lastpass.com/company/#!/dashboard with your admin username and Master Password.
- Go to .
- If you have not previously added SSO apps, click Add your first SSO app. Otherwise, click Add app in the upper-right navigation.
- In the Search field, under the Select app section, search for your app in the catalog. Note: If you cannot find your app click Add an unlisted app.
- Click Continue.
- Go to this app’s settings to enable single sign-on. Make sure your app recognizes LastPass as the Identity Provider. Some apps allow you to upload settings in an XML file, while others require you to copy and paste the information below.
- Entity ID
- SSO endpoint
- Logout URL
- Default is selected, or select another
- Certificate fingerprint
- Certificate fingerprint (SHA256)
- Optional: If needed, you can click the Download icon to download and save the LastPass Certificate (TXT) and/or Metadata (XML) files.
- Open a new web browser window or tab to proceed with the next steps.
Part 2 - App Configuration
- Open a new tab on your browser and log into your Tableau account, using the following hyperlink, and then go to the Settings page: https://10ay.online.tableau.com/#/site/yourcompany/workbooks
- Select Authentication.
- Enable the Single Sign-on with SAML, and then go ahead and enter the information as follows:
- Import metadata into Tableau: browse and upload the metadata xml file you downloaded in step 3
- Email: Enter your email address
- Display name: Select First and Last name
- Save all changes.
- Copy the Tableau Online Entity ID and the Assertion Consumer Service URL – you'll need them for your LastPass dashboard configuration.
Part 3 - Finalize the Tableau SSO App Configuration
- Return to the LastPass Admin Console.
- On the LastPass Admin Console web browser window or tab you left open as the last step in Part 1, locate Set up LastPass.
- Under Service Provider, paste the following URLs:
- ACS: Assertion Consumer Service URL you copied in part 2
- Entity ID: Tableau Online Entity ID you copied in part 2
- Optional: Advanced settings, add any of the following additional customizations:
- Entity ID
- The name of the app how it appears in the Admin Console (and Cloud Apps, if your users have a LastPass password management Vault).
- (also known as the Issuer ID or App ID for your app) – This is the Metadata URL of the Service Provider.
- Learn how to create roles
- Identity Provider
- Relay State
- URL to which the service provider redirects the user after processing the SAML response.
- Choose from Email, Secondary Email, User ID, Groups, Roles, or CustomID. By default, Email is selected. Depends on the configured app, check its support site.
- SAML Signature Method (optional)
- Check the box for using SHA1 and/or SHA256.
- Signing and encryption
Check the box for using
- Sign assertion
- Encrypt assertion
- Sign request
- Sign response
- Optional: Click Upload partner certificate to upload a Partner Certificate.
You can define custom attribute statements when creating a new SAML integration, or modifying an existing one. These statements are inserted into the SAML assertions shared with your app.
- Optional: To add more custom attributes, click Add SAML attribute, then use the drop-down menu to make your selections.
- During the app setup, you can click Save & assign users to begin selecting users to assign.
- To assign new users, click Assign users, groups & roles in the Users, groups & roles window.
- In the Assign users, groups & roles window select specific Users, Groups or Roles to assign.
- When selected, click Assign.
- Click Save & continue when finished in the Users, groups & roles window.
- Click Finish.
If you have already set up and saved the app, click the app in theApplications window. In the Configure app window click Save & edit users to Unassign or assign more users, groups and roles.
Result: Your SSO app is now configured! The LastPass users you assigned to this SSO app can now log in and access the app using their LastPass account.