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Webhook alerts

You can receive alerts via Slack or Webhooks about new APIs and new sensitive parameters in existing APIs. This guide helps to set up webhook alerts.

Add a webhook

  1. 1.
    Go to My accounts > Settings > Integrations in Akto dashboard
  2. 2.
    Select Webhooks under Alerts category.
  3. 3.
    Click on Create new webhook button
  4. 4.
    Click on the edit icon on the right, enter your webhook name and click on save icon to save webhook name.
  5. 5.
    Click edit on Webhook URL, enter your webhook URL and click on save icon to save webhook URL.
  6. 6.
    Under Options, select all the data points you want in webhook alert payload
  7. 7.
    Select one or more collections to alert for new endpoints. If you don't select any API collection, webhook will be triggered for any new API added to any collection.
  8. 8.
    Select the frequency with which you want to receive alerts.
  9. 9.
    Sample webhook payload for new endpoint
  10. 10.
    Sample webhook payload for new sensitive endpoint. Note that an extra field subtypes is present that mentions the type of sensitive params in the API.