Easier Collaboration on OAuth 2.0 with Postman

        

Over the last few years, Postman has evolved to become an API development platform, with the ability to build a request and inspect the response being one of the core features we offer. Authentication is a fundamental part of an API, and since OAuth 2.0 has emerged as one of the most used auth methods,…

Read More

Reducing OAuth Friction: Recent Postman Updates in Response to User Feedback

        

OAuth is one of the fundamental API building blocks, providing authentication and authorization for the resources that APIs deliver behind web and mobile applications. But while OAuth is a ubiquitous security measure, it is also one of the top points of friction for developers. Because there are still many different ways to implement OAuth, it…

Read More

OAuth 2.0: Implicit Flow is Dead, Try PKCE Instead

        

There are a number of OAuth 2.0 flows that can be used in various scenarios. The Implicit flow was previously recommended for native, mobile, and browser-based apps to immediately grant the user an access token. In this post, we’ll learn why the Authorization Code flow (with PKCE) is the new standard for more secure authorization…

Read More

What’s New in Postman v7.23?

        

Hello Postman friends—Yes, it’s already been two weeks since we released Postman v7.22, which means that as of today we’re now up to v7.23. If you simply can’t wait, you can update or download this latest version of Postman right now: https://www.postman.com/downloads/ If you want to hear a bit about what’s in it first, okay, here…

Read More

Postman makes authorization stronger and easier

        

API authorization is a top concern at Postman. We’ve always built features to help you manage authorization for your protected resources, such as using environment variables with authorization types, saving authorization types to collection requests that generate a signature each time, and using authorization types in Newman. But we realized we needed to do more….

Read More

Postman Is a Quick Start for QuickBooks Online API Endpoints

        

Intuit is revolutionizing the way people manage small business, personal finance, and tax software. Intuit empowers more than 43 million customers around the world with products like QuickBooks, TurboTax, and Mint. From Intuit’s roots with DOS software to help balance the family checkbook in 1983, they have since evolved to the web, and to the…

Read More

Not your Grandma’s Postman

        

If you’re new to Postman, now is the perfect time to get started. The growth of APIs right now is mind-bending.  Organizations are using APIs to communicate internally between technical architectures, consume microservices, and allow programmatic access to data, services, and connected devices. If you work with APIs, or just like to dabble, chances are…

Read More