We support 3 types of security by headers:
- None (!)
- Basic Auth: username & password
- Bearer Token: you can protect your Kafka Connect REST API through an
Authorization: Bearer xxxheader
Kafka Connect Certificates / PKIX path building failed
If your Kafka Connect instance is running on HTTPS with a self-signed certificate or signed by a non-trusted issuer, you will need to trust the Certificate Authority who signed this certificate (ie: your company Certificate Authority generally).
Check this dedicated page for more details: