trying to request token from c#.net using grant type: authorization_code,
I’m getting the error “The grant type is unauthorized for this client_id”
I don’t know where to set the redirect url, I have set CORS Domains as http://0.0.0.0
Add information about the configuration settings of your app. : Custom
Authentication Method : OAuth 2.0 with JSON Web Tokens (Server Authentication) (pre populated.)
If you are using a free account, you can’t, at the moment, use JWT authentication…
This is temporary though.
Is this a “bug” or is this just something that’s never been rolled out to the free platform users?
Not a bug at all, we used to have free developer accounts where all authentication types were fully enabled.
We had to restrict those due to an abuse incident.
Once our engineering puts in place a way to avoid this, the free developer accounts will be back.
Read the full story her:
We want to make you aware of a recent effort by certain third-party bad actors to leverage free Box developer accounts in a social engineering attack on certain Box free individual accounts. Upon discovery of this issue, Box decided to temporarily disable new sign-ups for free developer accounts while we work to implement additional technical controls to prevent similar efforts in the future. The security and integrity of our Service is of utmost priority to Box, and we must ensure that we are p…
100% understand, and I’ve done the same thing occasionally. It’s a bit “heavy handed”, but works without issues until the work-arounds or fix(es) are in place. thanks!