Abuse Reports

The following API endpoint covers abuse reporting

Submitting an add-on abuse report

The following API endpoint allows an abuse report to be submitted for an Add-on, either listed on https://addons.mozilla.org or not. Authentication is not required, but is recommended so reports can be responded to if nessecary.

POST /api/v3/abuse/report/addon/
Request JSON Object:
 
  • addon (string) – The id, slug, or guid of the add-on to report for abuse (required).
  • message (string) – The body/content of the abuse report (required).
Response JSON Object:
 
  • reporter (object|null) – The user who submitted the report, if authenticated.
  • reporter.id (int) – The id of the user who submitted the report.
  • reporter.name (string) – The name of the user who submitted the report.
  • reporter.url (string) – The link to the profile page for of the user who submitted the report.
  • addon (object) – The add-on reported for abuse.
  • addon.guid (string) – The add-on extension identifier.
  • addon.id (int|null) – The add-on id on AMO. If the guid submitted didn’t match a known add-on on AMO, then null.
  • addon.slug (string|null) – The add-on slug. If the guid submitted didn’t match a known add-on on AMO, then null.
  • message (string) – The body/content of the abuse report.

Submitting a user abuse report

The following API endpoint allows an abuse report to be submitted for a user account on https://addons.mozilla.org. Authentication is not required, but is recommended so reports can be responded to if nessecary.

POST /api/v3/abuse/report/user/
Request JSON Object:
 
  • user (string) – The id or username of the user to report for abuse (required).
  • message (string) – The body/content of the abuse report (required).
Response JSON Object:
 
  • reporter (object|null) – The user who submitted the report, if authenticated.
  • reporter.id (int) – The id of the user who submitted the report.
  • reporter.name (string) – The name of the user who submitted the report.
  • reporter.url (string) – The link to the profile page for of the user who submitted the report.
  • user (object) – The user reported for abuse.
  • user.id (int) – The id of the user reported.
  • user.name (string) – The name of the user reported.
  • user.url (string) – The link to the profile page for of the user reported.
  • message (string) – The body/content of the abuse report.