HTTP Status Codes

The API will return appropriate HTTP response codes to indicate the success or failure of a request. For failed API requests, refer to the message field included in the response for an explanation as to why the request failed.

HTTP Status Code


200 - Success

The request succeeded.

201 - Created

The request succeeded and created the specified entity.

400 - Bad Request

The request was not formatted properly. The response will include a message with details explaining the formatting issue.

401 - Unauthorized

The API user does not have access to the specified resource or permissions to perform the operation attempted on a resource.

403 - Forbidden

The API user specified an owner that does not exist or to which they do not have access.

404 - Not Found

The requested resource does not exist.

500 - Internal Server Error

An unknown internal error prevented the server from fulfilling the request.

503 - Service Unavailable

The ThreatConnect instance is not licensed to enable the API.