Change credentials in Vault

This method enables users to set account credentials and change them in the Vault. This will not affect credentials on the target device.

The user who runs this web service requires Update password value permission in the Safe where the privileged account is stored:

URL

 

Make sure there are no spaces in the URL.

The following characters are not supported in URL values: + & %

 

 

https://<IIS_Server_Ip>/passwordvault/api/Accounts/<AccountID>/Password/Update

The following mandatory value is required in the URL:

Parameter

AccountID

Type

String

Description

The unique ID of the account.

Valid values

Account ID

Resource information

HTTP method

POST

Content type

application/json

Header parameter

Parameter

Authorization

Type

String

Description

The token that identifies the session, encoded in BASE 64.

Valid values

A session token that was returned from the “Logon” method.

Body parameters

Parameter

NewCredentials (mandatory)

Type

String

Description

The new account credentials that will be allocated to the account in the Vault.

Note

  • Digits are never placed as the first or last character of the password, regardless of the password policy or specifications.
  • If the specified password contains leading and/or trailing white spaces, they will automatically be removed.

Valid values

-

Default

-

Return codes

For a complete list of return codes, see Return Codes.