How to Add Custom Authentication to a REST API

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How to Add Custom Authentication to a REST API

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This project illustrates how to add custom authentication logic to an exposed REST API.
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REST APIs allow you to expose data and functionality of your application over HTTP to be used by other systems.

This project illustrates how to add custom authentication logic to an exposed REST API:
 
1. In the REST API, set the 'Authentication' property to Custom.
2. Implement your authentication logic in the 'OnAuthentication' callback action. To access values received in the request, use the following actions of the HTTPRequestHandler module:
     - GetFormValue
     - GetRequestHeader
     - GetRequestBody
 
If the authentication succeeds, the invoked REST API method is executed immediately after.
Otherwise an exception is raised, the request is aborted, and the response returns the error.
 
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Upgraded to O11

Updated outdated information present in the module

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2019-10-16
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This is out of date... way out of date.
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