Scripted REST API security matrix

There are multiple possible security configurations for scripted REST APIs.

Use this table to identify the scripted REST API security configuration that best suits your needs, and the field values to implement that configuration.

Table 1. Scripted REST API security
Configuration Scripted REST API Scripted REST Resource
Default ACLs Requires authentication Requires ACL authorization ACLs
The resource is public. No authentication or ACL is required. Any value False Any value Any value
The resource requires basic authentication only. No ACL is required. Any value True False Any value
The resource requires basic authentication only. No ACL is required. No ACL selected True True No ACL selected
An ACL selected in the resource record is required. Any value True True One or more ACLs selected
An ACL selected in the scripted REST API record is required. One or more ACLs selected True True No ACL selected