This URL allows logging out from McAfee Advanced Threat Defense. It generates either a response or an error message. Proper logout must be performed in order to clear the session information; else, subsequent logon is not allowed until session timeout.

Resource URL

DELETE https://<MATD_IP>/php/session.php

Input parameters

The following HTTP headers should be specified in the resource URL request:

  • Accept: application/vnd.ve.v1.0+json
  • Content-Type: application/json
  • VE-SDK-API: Base64 encoded "session:user id" string

Input parameters are only the following mandatory header parameters that you must be supplied in all calls.

Input parameter Description Data type
session Logged on session id. String
userId Logged on user id. String

Output parameters

Output parameter Description Data type
success Success = true / false gives the logout success status.
results Return value. This value is 0 if logout is successful, otherwise an error message is returned number



In the HTTP header:

"Accept: application/vnd.ve.v1.0+json"
"Content-Type: application/json"
"VE-SDK-API:" + base64 encoded "u5hiesvp9nmv9ti44vnpoi27b5:1" string


Sample response for correct credentials:

{"success": true, "results": {"return": 0} }

Error information

HTTP Error code errorMessage
401 Invalid credentials.
415 Invalid accept header or content type header.