Verify Session

POST /v1/auth/sessions/verify

Verify session in an application by session token and/or optionally extend the expiration time of the session by N minutes from now if the session_expires_in property is present.

HTTP Request

POST /v1/auth/sessions/verify


A successful response returns a Session object with associated authentication factors that include unique identifiers and delivery methods.



  • Required if session_jwt not present Unique Session Token to verify.

    Minimum length is 1.

  • Required if session_token not present Unique Session JWT to verify.


POST /v1/auth/sessions/verify
curl \
 -X POST \
 -H "Authorization: Bearer $ACCESS_TOKEN" \
 -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
 -d '{"session_token":"NGTCMAk51ItYAan83C6BLYXm7iJsKY0kCpsVj5WdJGg10eslpceC6MSS2RSqbUzT","session_expires_in":1000}'
Request example
  "session_token": "NGTCMAk51ItYAan83C6BLYXm7iJsKY0kCpsVj5WdJGg10eslpceC6MSS2RSqbUzT",
  "session_expires_in": 1000
Response examples (200)
  "session": {
    "id": "sess_24tZ6tlJ7CxlTwB6Zoj6SHQ9vU3",
    "user_id": "user_24wFP9pDa9YiMJLun94iKykoZs2",
    "started_at": 1643163802,
    "expires_at": 1643288111,
    "last_active_at": 1643228111,
    "factors": [
        "delivery_channel": "sms",
        "type": "otp",
        "method": {
          "method_id": "pn_24oXBLRv6BoHXbNZoTAZkAFlRsy",
          "method_type": "phone_number",
          "phone_number_id": "pn_24oXBLRv6BoHXbNZoTAZkAFlRsy",
          "phone_number": "+14152222222",
          "last_verified_at": 1643163802
    "device_fingerprint": {
      "user_agent": "",
      "ip": ""
    "updated_at": 1643228111,
    "created_at": 1643163802
  "session_token": "NGTCMAk51ItYAan83C6BLYXm7iJsKY0kCpsVj5WdJGg10eslpceC6MSS2RSqbUzT",
  "session_jwt": "eyJhbGciOiJIU..."