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Custom Registration Backchannel Communication API

Backchannel Communication

With a custom API Identity Provider, you may wish to execute some logic or store some data that will be utilized during user registration via a server that is outside the scope of a mobile application. You can use this endpoint to execute a custom script within the Onegini Extension Engine to store data to be used in later steps.

See the Example Scripts for help creating the scripts.

Execute the script for a specific identity provider

Endpoint: POST /oauth/api/v3/custom-registration/{idp}/backchannel

Parameter Description
idp Identity provider identifier

JSON body parameters:

Param Required Description
data no Raw registration request data which will be provided to the Onegini Extension Engine

This endpoint requires valid API client credentials provided via basic authentication or via url encoded form. It requires the API Client have the User Registration scope.

Example request using ExampleId for the identity provider id:

POST /oauth/api/v3/custom-registration/ExampleId/backchannel HTTP/1.1
Content-Type: application/json

   "data": "{\"custom_key\":\"custom_data\"}" //optional

Example success response:

HTTP/1.1 200 Ok
Content-Type: application/json;charset=UTF-8
Cache-Control: no-store
Pragma: no-cache

   "status": 2000,
   "data": "{\"custom_response_key\":\"custom_response_data\"}"

Access Error Codes

One of the following responses will be returned, containing a JSON object with an error code.

Status code Error code Description
400 invalid_client Client credentials used are not valid or client does not exist
403 insufficient_permissions The API client does not have the required User registration scope
403 idp_disabled The specified IdP is disabled.
404 invalid_idp_identifier The specified IdP does not exist.
500 internal_server_error The server has encountered an internal server error.