Log Users Out of Identity Providers

Although this is not common practice, you can force the user to log out of their identity provider.

To do this, add a federated querystring parameter to the logout URL:

Federated logout support

The following identity providers support federated logout:

  • Evernote
  • Facebook
  • Fitbit
  • GitHub
  • Google
    • Apps
    • OAuth 2.0
  • Microsoft
    • Active Directory Federation Services
    • Office 365
    • Windows Azure Active Directory
    • Windows Live
  • Salesforce/Salesforce Sandbox
  • Twitter
  • Yahoo
  • Yammer

Clear your application session

The Auth0 logout endpoint logs you out from Auth0 and, optionally, from your identity provider. It does not log you out of your application! This is something that you must implement on your side. You need to log out the user from your application by clearing their session.

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