Revoke a secret

To create a new API secret, you must send a DELETE request to the secret management API.

You must have at least one API secret at all times.

Key Description
NEXMO_SECRET_ID The ID of the secret to delete.

Write the code

Add the following to revoke-secret.sh:

Copy to Clipboard
curl -X DELETE "https://api.nexmo.com/accounts/$ACCOUNT_ID/secrets/$SECRET_ID" \
     -u "$NEXMO_API_KEY:$NEXMO_API_SECRET"

View full source

Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

bash revoke-secret.sh

Prerequisites

Install dependencies

composer require nexmo/client
Initialize your dependencies

Create a file named delete-a-secret.php and add the following code:

Copy to Clipboard
$basic  = new \Nexmo\Client\Credentials\Basic(NEXMO_API_KEY, NEXMO_API_SECRET);
$client = new \Nexmo\Client($basic);

View full source

Write the code

Add the following to delete-a-secret.php:

Copy to Clipboard
try {
    $response = $client->account()->deleteSecret(NEXMO_API_KEY, NEXMO_SECRET_ID);
    echo "OK\n";
} catch(\Nexmo\Client\Exception\Request $e) {
    echo $e->getMessage();
}

View full source

Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

php delete-a-secret.php

Prerequisites

Install dependencies

gem install nexmo
Initialize your dependencies

Create a file named revoke-a-secret.rb and add the following code:

Copy to Clipboard
client = Nexmo::Client.new(
  api_key: NEXMO_API_KEY,
  api_secret: NEXMO_API_SECRET
)

View full source

Write the code

Add the following to revoke-a-secret.rb:

Copy to Clipboard
begin
  response = client.secrets.revoke(NEXMO_SECRET_ID)
  puts 'OK' if response == :no_content
rescue StandardError => e
  puts e.message
end

View full source

Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

ruby revoke-a-secret.rb