POST /users/forgot-password

This operation begins the process of resetting a user's password.

The request must contain the registered email for which the password should be reset.

For security reasons, this request will always respond with 202 ACCEPTED, even if the email doesn't exist in CAVE.

Resource URL

https://api.cavellc.io/users/forgot-password

Resource Information

The data must be formatted as JSON, with the following fields:

Field Description Notes
email The email of the user Mandatory

Example Request

curl -i -X POST \
     -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
     -d '{ "email": "jow.appleseed@gmail.com" }' \
     https://api.cavellc.io/users/forgot-password

Example Response

HTTP/1.1 202 Accepted
Content-Length: 0
Connection: keep-alive

See Also

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