Create a Shared Secret Key for HTTP Signature Authentication

Before you can send requests for
REST API services that are authenticated using HTTP Signature, you must create a shared secret key for your
merchant account in the
Business Center
HTTP Signature authentication is provided by a Base-64 encoded transaction key, represented in a string format.
To create a shared secret key certificate:
  1. Log in to the
    Business Center
  2. On the left navigation panel, click the
    Payment Configuration
  3. Click
    Key Management
    . The Key Management page appears.
  4. Click
    Generate Key
    . The Create Key page appears.
  5. Select
    REST Shared Secret
  6. Copy the generated key to your clipboard by clicking the clipboard icon, or click
    Download key
    to download the shared secret.
Now you are ready to Generate the Header.
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