To connect your client applications with your GraphCMS backend, you will need to create
permanent auth tokens. This will allow your external client to:
READexisting content entries
WRITEwrite new and update existing content entries
OPENread, write and update existing content entries
Be careful! Anyone that gains access to one of your
OPEN tokens will be able to execute all of these operations and manipulate your content. So it is never a good idea to store a
Permanent auth tokens allow you to give specific services access to your endpoint. This could be some third-party tool or app that wants to access your data in some way.
The permissions are similar to the Public permission options.
For each PAT that you create you also have the possibility to set an API Filter.
|Ability to query your project.|
|Ability to write data, but not read from your project.|
|Ability to read and write from the project.|