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Status Delivered
Workspace Instana
Categories Synthetic
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 13, 2023

Synthetic monitoring - Be able to do security request (auth)

Currently, it is possible to create a test suite in javascript where the auth data (token) is set through headers.
It is true that this token that is generated must be done using basic authorization data (client id, secret...) that are exposed in the same test file, which is a great security risk.

The idea would be to be able to introduce as "secret data" encrypted or through a password manager or sensitive data this information. 
On the other hand, decouple the configuration of the test use case.

Translated with DeepL

Idea priority Medium
  • Admin
    Cross Ganaway
    Jul 6, 2023

    This is delivered as of R252 and will be rolled out to all regions as of R253. We will setup some time to demo this new feature for you. Thanks for your request!

  • Admin
    Cross Ganaway
    Apr 17, 2023

    We will start with an API to manage creds, then follow on with GUI.