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Oracle IDCS - How to authenticate a REST API call to /token endpoint

User_Y59QJ Member Posts: 4 Green Ribbon
edited Jan 24, 2022 1:57AM in Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT)

I need to retrieve an access token using the Client Credentials flow in Oracle IDCS. When I call the /token endpoint I'm getting an unauthorized error.


    Proper authorization is required for this area. Either your browser does not perform authorization, or your

    authorization has failed.

How do I authenticate the /token API correctly?

What I've tried so far using Postman:

POST ``https://idcs-*``

Body -
grant_type = client_credentials
client_id = *
client_secret = *

Header - Authorization: Basic <base64encoded client_Id:client_secret>