Adding PingAuthorize response filtering rules - PingAccess - 8.0


PingAccess 8.0 (Latest)

Add a response filtering rule, which contacts PingAuthorize for filtering information.

Create a third party service with PingAuthorize configured as the target. For more information, see Adding third-party services.


Ensure that the sideband API setting request-context-method is set to request in PingAuthorize. For more information on how to set this property and why it is necessary, see Request context configuration in the PingAuthorize documentation.

A response filtering rule can modify the response given by PingAccess, based on the response from the PingAuthorize response APIapplication programming interface (API) A specification of interactions available for building software to access an application or service..


The PingAuthorize sideband API cannot accept gzipped data from upstream server responses. To prevent the upstream server from sending compressed responses, ensure that upstream server requests add or replace the Accept-Encoding header with Accept-Encoding: identity.

  1. Click Access and then go to Rules > Rules.
  2. Click + Add Rule.
  3. In the Name field, enter a unique name, up to 64 characters long.

    Special characters and spaces are allowed.

  4. In the Type list, select PingAuthorize Response Filtering.
  5. In the Third Party Service list, select your PingAuthorize service.
  6. In the Shared Secret field, enter the shared secret from PingAuthorize.
  7. Optional: To include the HTTP request body in the HTTP request data sent to PingAuthorize, select the Include Request Body check box
  8. Optional: To configure advanced options, click Show Advanced.
    1. Optional: In the Sideband Endpoint field, enter the sideband API endpoint location.
    2. Optional: In the Shared secret header name field, enter a header in which to send the shared secret.
  9. Click Save.