Add Custom Behaviors


  • Provide a specialized mechanism for handling a variety of unusual or unexpected conditions.
  • Allow for the definition of specialized actions such as:
    • Logout - What to do when users log out.
    • Error - Define actions based on errors.
    • Policy - Define actions based on denying policy.
    • Inactive or offline applications - Define actions based on unavailable applications.

To add custom behaviors to an application:

  1. Open the Access Gateway Admin UI console
  2. Select the Application tab.
  3. In the row containing the previously created application, click the Edit button ( ).
  4. Expand the Behaviors sub-tab.
  5. Scroll to the Policy Denied section.
  6. Selected Return 403 status code.
  7. Click Done to complete the application edit.

Test the application

  1. In the row containing the application click Goto > SP Initiated.
  2. Login to your Okta tenant using a valid account.
  3. Modify the URL to append /deny.
  4. Refresh the browser. If the user was in the Everyone group, then the request should return 403 Forbidden.