PUT /api/businesses/{BusinessID}/twofasettings

Updates information about the two-factor authentication (2FA) settings for the business.

Note: When you change a setting, it might take up to five minutes for the change to take effect.

Authorization Roles/Permissions: Must have Modify permission for the resource. Site Admin or other authorized Admin.

This topic includes the following sections:

HTTP Method

PUT

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URL

https://{hostname}/api/businesses/{BusinessID}/twofasettings

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Sample Request

The example below shows a request to modify the 2FA settings for the business. The cookie name is set, and MaxAttempts is increased to 4.

Request URL

https://{hostname}/api/businesses/businesses/tenantbusiness.acmepaymentscorp/twofasettings

Sample request headers

Accept: application/vnd.soa.v81+json
Content-Type: application/vnd.soa.v81+json
X-Csrf-Token_{tenant}: {TokenID}

Sample request body

{
  "TwoFAEnabled":"false",
  "CodeValidSeconds":"300",
  "MaxAttempts":"4",
  "RecurrenceMode":"twofa.login.new.device",
  "DeviceCookieName":"2fa_cookie"
}

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Request Headers

For general information on request header values, refer to HTTP Request Headers.

Header Description
Accept

application/json, application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v72+json, application/vnd.soa.v72+xml

application/vnd.soa.v80+json, application/vnd.soa.v80+xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json, application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

Content-Type

Any one of the following media types is valid for the request Content-Type:

application/json or application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v72+json or application/vnd.soa.v72+xml

application/vnd.soa.v80+json or application/vnd.soa.v80+xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json or application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} The CSRF prevention header; may or may not be required, depending on platform settings. See CSRF Prevention on the Platform.

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Request Parameters

Parameter Parm Type Data Type Required Description
BusinessID Path string Required The unique ID for a specific business organization on the platform.
TwoFASettings Body TwoFASettings Required Contains information about the two-factor authentication settings for the business.

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Response

If successful, this operation returns HTTP status code 200, with the updated 2FA settings.

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Sample Response

The sample response below shows successful completion of this operation.

Sample response headers: application/vnd.soa.v81+json

Status Code: 200 OK
Content-Type: application/vnd.soa.v81+json
Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:43:12 GMT

Sample response body: application/vnd.soa.v81+json

{
  "TwoFAEnabled":"false",
  "CodeValidSeconds":"300",
  "MaxAttempts":"4",
  "RecurrenceMode":"twofa.login.new.device",
  "DeviceCookieName":"2fa_cookie"
}

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Response Headers

For general information on response header values, refer to HTTP Response Headers.

Header Description
Content-Type

application/json, application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v72+json, application/vnd.soa.v72+xml

application/vnd.soa.v80+json, application/vnd.soa.v80+xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json, application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

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Response Body

Name Type Description
TwoFASettings TwoFASettings Contains information about the two-factor authentication settings for the business.

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Error Codes/Messages

If the call is unsuccessful an error code/message is returned. One or more examples of possible errors for this operation are shown below.

Item Value
401 Unauthorized. For example, you would get this response if you didn't include the custom X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} header in the request, when it was required by the platform settings; or if you included an invalid or expired value for this header.
500 An error occurred processing the call.

More information about Akana API Platform API error messages.

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