Create protected directory



Add a protection on a directory in the vhost.

URL Parameters

  • {id}
    Hosting ID.


  • Authorization string

    The Autorization header must start with “Bearer ” followed by the session ID.
    Example:”Autorization: Bearer b0f13a3c01d9cce2a9a44cd729f81c26″

  • Content-type string

    Content type of the request

    Only “application/json” is accepted



  • fqdn string
    fqdn of the vhost.
  • pathSecured string
    Path of the directory, starting from the directory of the vhost.
  • authname string
    Realm to be used in the authentication.
  • username string
    Login of the first user.
  • password string
    Password of the first user.

JSON example

    "authname":"Please login",

Common language examples

    $ch = curl_init();
    $id = "NW1024";
    $body = array(
        "fqdn" => "",
        "pathSecured" => "/protected",
        "authname" => "Please login",
        "username" => "admin",
        "password" => "12abCD%@",
    curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, "$id/protected-dir/");
    curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1);
    curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_CUSTOMREQUEST, "POST");
    curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_HTTPHEADER, ["Authorization: Bearer $sessionID", "Content-type: application/json"]);
    curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_HTTPAUTH, CURLAUTH_ANY);
    curl_setopt($ch, CURlOPT_POSTFIELDS, json_encode($body));
    $result = json_decode(curl_exec ($ch), true);
    $status_code = curl_getinfo($ch, CURLINFO_HTTP_CODE);
    curl_close ($ch);
import java.util.Base64;
public class Example {
    public static void main(String args[]) throws Exception {
        String sessionID = "12345678";
        String id = "NW1024";
        String body = "{\"fqdn\":\"\",\"pathSecured\":\"/protected\",\"authname\":\"Please login\",\"username\":\"admin\",\"password\":\"12abCD%@\",}";
        HttpClient client = HttpClient.newHttpClient();
        HttpRequest request = HttpRequest.newBuilder()
            .uri(URI.create("" + id + "/protected-dir/"))
            .method("POST", HttpRequest.BodyPublishers.ofString(body))
            .header("Content-Type", "application/json")
            .header("Accept-Language", "EN")
            .header("Authorization", "Bearer " + sessionID)
        HttpResponse response = client.send(request, HttpResponse.BodyHandlers.ofString());
        String result = response.body().toString();
import json
import requests
id = "NW1024"
url = "" + id + "/protected-dir/"
sessionId = "1234567"
headers = {"Authorization": "Bearer " + sessionId, "Content-Type": "application/json"}
data = {
    "authname":"Please login",
response =, headers=headers, data=json.dumps(data))
curl -X POST \
-H 'Authorization: Bearer b0f13a3c01d9cce2a9a44cd729f81c26=' \
-H 'Content-type: application/json' \
-d '{"fqdn":"","pathSecured":"/protected","authname":"Please login","username":"admin","password":"12abCD%@",}'