You must generate Veracode API
credentials before you can use
the APIs and integrations.
If you use single sign-on with SAML, you can use the ID and key credentials instead
of having to use a separate Veracode Platform API service account
to access the
You can also generate
Veracode API credentials with the Veracode Identity APIs.
To generate Veracode API credentials:
Log in to the Veracode Platform.
Go to the user account menu and select API
Click Generate API Credentials.
- Copy the ID and secret key to a secure place to use them when logging into plugins.
You can only see these credentials this one time. You have the choice of setting
them as environment variables or putting them in a credentials file. When you leave this
page you cannot review your current credentials. The creation of new credentials revokes
any old credentials after 24 hours. You can always revoke
Veracode API credentials
, if necessary. The credentials expire in one
calendar year. If you want to extend the credentials beyond the expiration date, contact
Veracode Technical Support
After you create Veracode API credentials, you can use these credentials to automatically log in to
Veracode APIs and plugins without using a separate API service account to be able to access the APIs.