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A RESTful API should be stateless. This means that request authentication should not depend on cookies or sessions. Instead, each request should come with some authentication credentials.

Out-of-the-box, OroPlatform provides the following authentication mechanism:


Please note that WSSE authentication is deprecated and will be removed in one of the future LTS releases. Use OAuth authentication instead.

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