Example: Resetting the security user passwords for a tenant

Content Platform Tenant Management Help

Version
9.7.x
File Size
4269 KB
Audience
anonymous
Part Number
MK-95HCPH002-19

Here’s a sample POST request that resets the passwords for the tenant named Finance to start123. The empty request body has a content type of JSON. The request is made using a system-level user account that includes the administrator role.

Request with cURL command line

curl -k -i -d "{}" -H "Content-Type: application/json"
    -H "Authorization: HCP YWxscm9sZXM=:04EC9F614D89FF5C7126D32ACB448382"
    "https://admin.hcp.example.com:9090/mapi/tenants/finance/userAccounts
        ?resetPasswords=start123"

Request in Python using PycURL

import pycurl
curl = pycurl.Curl()
curl.setopt(pycurl.HTTPHEADER, ["Authorization: HCP \
    YWxscm9sZXM=:04EC9F614D89FF5C7126D32ACB448382"])
curl.setopt(pycurl.URL,
    "https://admin.hcp-ca.example.com:9090/mapi/tenants/finance/" +
    "userAccounts?resetPasswords=start123")
curl.setopt(pycurl.SSL_VERIFYPEER, 0)
curl.setopt(pycurl.SSL_VERIFYHOST, 0)
curl.setopt(pycurl.CUSTOMREQUEST, "POST")
curl.perform()
print curl.getinfo(pycurl.RESPONSE_CODE)
curl.close()

Request headers

POST /mapi/tenants/finance/userAccounts?resetPasswords=start123 HTTP/1.1
Host: admin.hcp.example.com:9090
Accept: */*
Authorization: HCP YWxscm9sZXM=:04EC9F614D89FF5C7126D32ACB448382
Content-Type: application/json
Content-Length: 2

Response headers

HTTP/1.1 200 OKContent-Type: application/xmlX-HCP-SoftwareVersion: 9.0.0.2Content-Length: 0