Method: folders.sources.locations.findings.externalSystems.patch

Updates external system. This is for a given finding. If no location is specified, finding is assumed to be in global

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Full resource name of the external system. The following list shows some examples:

  • organizations/1234/sources/5678/findings/123456/externalSystems/jira + organizations/1234/sources/5678/locations/us/findings/123456/externalSystems/jira
  • folders/1234/sources/5678/findings/123456/externalSystems/jira + folders/1234/sources/5678/locations/us/findings/123456/externalSystems/jira
  • projects/1234/sources/5678/findings/123456/externalSystems/jira + projects/1234/sources/5678/locations/us/findings/123456/externalSystems/jira

Query parameters


string (FieldMask format)

The FieldMask to use when updating the external system resource.

If empty all mutable fields will be updated.

Request body

The request body contains an instance of ExternalSystem.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of ExternalSystem.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.