AJAX call to create issue gets 403 error, but Postman POST request works Edited

Hey,

I'm trying to create an issue using the REST API. I am able to create issues using basic authentication with Postman.

However  using a button that runs an AJAX call gets me a 403. 

$(document).ready(function() {
$("button").click(function() {
$.ajax({
type: "POST",
url: "https://mysite.atlassian.net/rest/api/2/issue",
dataType: "JSON",
username: "username",
password: "password",
contentType: "application/json",
data:
JSON.stringify({
"fields": {
"project": {
"key": "TEST"
},
"summary": "LOL work.",
"issuetype": {
"name": "Bug"
},
"description": "One more thing to decide if it really worked"
}
})
});
});
});

The code above uses the same username and password as my Postman call, which produces a ticket. Any thoughts?

Some other details:

  • I am also using the CORS Chrome Extension plugin to avoid CORS issues.
  • I am the administrator on the account so accessibility shouldn't be an issue
  • I also tried using 'headers' within the AJAX body

0 answers

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Summit 2018

Meet the community IRL

Atlassian Summit is an excellent opportunity for in-person support, training, and networking.

Learn more
Community showcase
Posted Aug 06, 2018 in Jira Service Desk

A is for Activate: Share your top Jira Service Desk onboarding tips for new users!

Hi, everyone! Molly here from the Jira Service Desk Product Marketing Team :).  In the spirit of this month's  august-challenge, we're sourcing stories of Jira Service Desk activation fro...

575 views 25 15
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you