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Manage security and authorization

This page documents an earlier version of InfluxDB. InfluxDB v2.1 is the latest stable version. View this page in the v2.1 documentation.

Security, access control, and sensitive secret handling are incredibly important when handling any sort of sensitive data. This section provides information about managing the security of your InfluxDB instance.

InfluxDB 2.0/1.x compatibility

If you upgraded from 1.x to 2.0, use the influx v1 auth commands to manage authorizations for the 1.x compatibility API.


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