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Authentication for Checkmarx One CLI and Plugins

In order to submit CLI commands you need to be authenticated for your Checkmarx One account. The required authentication parameters can be submitted as part of the CLI command or via Config or Environment variables, see Using Checkmarx One CLI Variables. Authentication can be done either via OAuth2 Clients or an API Key.

The Checkmarx One CLI tool supports both methods. Other Checkmarx One plugins support only OAuth2.

The following articles explain how to generate the required credentials in Checkmarx One.