LDAP passwords can now be auto-filled on Okta SSO with Nightly

Monica Chew mmc at mozilla.com
Wed Mar 18 23:57:35 UTC 2015


I plan to!

On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 4:51 PM, Christopher Karlof <ckarlof at mozilla.com>
wrote:

> enjoy it while you still can, mmc.
>
> On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 4:46 PM, Monica Chew <mmc at mozilla.com> wrote:
>
>> CONGRATS!! I am really looking forward to it!
>>
>> Monica
>>
>> On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 4:10 PM, Matthew Noorenberghe <
>> mnoorenberghe at mozilla.com> wrote:
>>
>>> BCC: all-moco-mofo
>>>
>>> Hello all,
>>>
>>> As many of you are probably aware, Okta, our SSO provider actively
>>> prevents Firefox's password manager from auto-filling saved LDAP
>>> credentials into their login form (bug 1105331
>>> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1105331>) which can make
>>> the experience less than ideal.
>>>
>>> As part of the 2015 Firefox password manager initiative and our
>>> increasing user agency, changes have been implemented in Nightly
>>> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1120129> (on desktop and
>>> Android starting tomorrow) to allow auto-filling of saved passwords to work
>>> on mozilla.okta.com as an initial testcase for site-specific overrides.
>>> We will eventually use similar techniques on other sites as we have more
>>> experience with this mechanism.
>>>
>>> If you encounter any issues, you can file a bug in Toolkit::Password
>>> Manager
>>> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=Toolkit&component=Password%20Manager>.
>>> The passwords-dev mailing list
>>> <https://mail.mozilla.org/listinfo/passwords-dev> is a good venue for
>>> discussion.
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>> Matthew Noorenberghe (:MattN)
>>> Firefox Engineer
>>>
>>
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