Getting a Slack Token and User Ids

In the Mantium App, you may wish to add a Slack Integration, so you can receive notifications in Slack when you have a security violation or when a Human-in-the-Loop action is required.

  • A common question for this form is "How does one obtain the Slack Bot token?". This Loom video will step you through configuring your Slack to create a bot that will allow the Mantium application permission to post notifications into your specifically designated channel or channels:

  • Another common question is "How do you figure out what the Slack user id is for a person that you want to tag?". Slack bot integrations require the actual unique ID rather than the user's display name (which has no guarantee of uniqueness). This Loom video shows you how to find the user id so you can tag someone with the notification: