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Obtaining Authorization

The Bodyguard API provides access control for authorization through channel ID and API key allowing you to control who can manage specific analyzes, features, etc.

We enforce a password complexity standard and credentials are salted and encrypted using bcrypt (a library available in several environments: python, node.js, etc.)

Required headers

You will need to send some headers when making API calls to identify your application and set the content type to JSON. You must authenticate to the API by providing your API key in the header of your HTTP request using:

HeaderValue
Content-Typeapplication/json
X-Api-KeyYour API key