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How to authenticate Ermetic for use with Tines

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Written by Daniel Stoeski
Updated over a week ago

Ermetic is an identity-first cloud-native application protection (CNAPP) and infrastructure security platform that automates asset discovery, risk analysis, runtime threat detection, compliance and least privilege remediation.

First, get an Ermetic API token

  1. Login to your Ermetic account

  2. Click on the "Settings" cog and then click the "API" tab

  3. Click "+ Create token"

  4. Name the token. choose the appropriate role, and click "Create Token"

  5. Copy your token and click "Close"

Lastly, create an Ermetic credential in Tines

  1. Login to your Tines tenant

  2. Navigate to the team that will be using the API and click "Credentials"

  3. Click "+ New Credential" and select "Text"

  4. Input the values for the Ermetic credential

    1. Name: Ermetic

    2. Description: Optional

    3. Value: Your token

  5. Optional

    1. Domains: Ensure this credential can only be used when making HTTP requests to specific domains.

    2. Access: What other teams can also use the API

  6. Click "Save"

For more on creating credentials in Tines, click here.

You can find a selection of Ermetic stories in the story library

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