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How to fetch cloud.session.token cookie through REST API?


I am looking for an API to fetch cookie for login into Atlassian without entering username and password. 

Cookie based authentication was deprecated ( But I have found this link:

which provides an alternative. Unfortunately, it is giving login failed on passing correct credentials. Kindly let me know if you solve this problem.

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Hi @shanky

I think the best approach would be to have an OAuth autentication instead of using cookies.

It may sound a little frightening at first, but this page can help you with all the details and code samples.


Hi @Tiago Machado ,

Thank you for suggesting the OAuth Approach. I am using API tokens for REST API calls. I need cookie to bypass web login on website for some verification purpose.



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