Authentication and authorization for PowerShell Universal APIs

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In this lecture, we go through how to configure API authentication and authorization. We'll look at how to enable authentication, enforce role-based access and use different authentication mechanisms to access the PowerShell Universal API.

Commands Called in This Video

Invoke-RestMethod http://localhost:5000/auth -Headers @{ Authorization = "Bearer " }


Invoke-WebRequest http://localhost:5000/api/v1/signin -Body (@{ 
    UserName = "Admin"
    Password = "Any"
} | ConvertTo-Json) -ContentType 'application/json' -SessionVariable mySession -Method POST
 Invoke-WebRequest http://localhost:5000/auth -WebSession $mySession

Invoke-RestMethod http://localhost:5000/auth -UseDefaultCredentials