This is an Early AccessEarly Access (EA) features are opt-in features that you can try out in your org by asking Okta Support to enable them. Additionally, the Features page in the Okta Admin Console (Settings > Features) allows Super Admins to enable and disable some EA features themselves. feature. To enable it, please contact Okta Support.

Prevent web browsers from saving sign-in credentials

You can prevent browsers such as Chrome from saving end user's sign-in credentials for Okta as well as for third-party apps accessed through the Okta Dashboard. Okta username and password are the most important credentials for an Okta user. These credentials are the key for accessing all information and apps saved on the Okta Dashboard. Preventing web browsers from saving this information increases the security of your end user's accounts.

In many cases, a web browser's prompt to save sign-in credentials may overlap with a similar prompt presented by the Okta Browser Plugin. This can lead to usersIn Okta literature, we generally refer to "users" as the people who serve as Okta administrators. When we refer to "end users" we are generally referring to the people who the administrators serve. That is, those who use Okta chiclets to access their apps, but have no administrative control. mistakenly saving their appAn abbreviation of application. Essentially, it is a web-based site used to perform any number of specific tasks, and requires authentication from end users by signing in. credentials to the web browser instead of in Okta. Disabling the web browser prompt helps ensure that sign-in credentials are securely saved in Okta.

Disable the web browser prompt

  1. Go to Settings > Customization.
  2. Under Browser Plugin, update the following two settings to "Yes":
    • Block browsers from saving passwords for third-party apps
    • Block browsers from saving passwords on the default Okta login page

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