RESTful Application Programming Interface
Sonatype OSS Index provides a REST API which tool and application integrations
can use to request component vulnerability reports.
The REST API specification is available via Swagger interface for more details.
The URI scheme is versioned. The current version is v3.
Content-types are also versioned. Standard content-type application/json
can be used and is treated as the latest version.
To make authenticated requests use HTTP Basic authentication.
Email address is used for HTTP Basic authentication user name, NOT nickname.
API Token can be used in place of password.
Rate limits apply to requests. If the rate is exceeded then responses will indicate
429 Too many requests status.
Authenticated requests have a higher limit.
for an account and authenticate requests to get a higher limit.
Use POST when requesting vulnerability reports for multiple components.