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CrowdStrike CrowdStrike

CrowdStrike is a cyber-security technology company that provides cloud workload and endpoint security, threat intelligence, and cyberattack response services.

Creating a CrowdStrike connection

To create the connection you need:

  • A client ID
  • A client secret
  • An API address

Obtaining the credentials

  1. In your Falcon console, go to Support > API Clients and Keys.


  2. Click Add new API client.


  3. Name your new API client, optionally give it a description, and select its scopes and click Add.


  4. Copy and save your Client ID, Client Secret and base URL.

Creating your connection

  1. In the Blink platform, navigate to the Connections page > Add connection. A New Connection dialog box opens displaying icons of external service providers available.
  2. Select the CrowdStrike icon. A dialog box with name of the connection and connection methods appear.
  3. (Optional) Edit the name of the connection. At a later stage you cannot edit the name.
  4. Select Client Secret as the method to create the connection.
  5. Fill in the parameters:
    • The client ID
    • The client secret
    • The API address
  6. (Optional) Click Test Connection to test it.
  7. Click Create connection. The new connection appears on the Connections page.