REST API +SSO from scheduled job

We are looking to set up a scheduled job to extract Audit Log information from JIRA and Confluence using the REST API. However, we are using SAML SSO authentication, so we can't use the username/password authentication for the REST API, and as this is a scheduled job, we can't use an existing session token for authentication.

Does anyone have a way of authenticating to the REST API in this situation?

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Hi Ed,

Our app supports both SAML and Kerberos. Kerberos for the REST API can optionally be enabled inside our app.

Have a look at:

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