Set up OAuth

Set up OAuth by registering applications to OAuth, enable the OAuth system property, and generate token requests.

Before you begin

Role required: admin

About this task

You must have the security_admin role to set up OAuth.

Procedure

  1. Activate the plugin.
  2. Register the application to be authorized by OAuth. You can do this for:
    • External clients
    • Third-party OAuth providers
  3. Set the OAuth property.
  4. Configure applications to create an HTTP POST requesting an OAuth token. The application must also be able to parse the JSON response to use the provided access and refresh tokens.