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WP_REST_Application_Passwords_Controller::get_current_item_permissions_check() public WP 5.7.0

Checks if a given request has access to get the currently used application password.

{} It's a method of the class: WP_REST_Application_Passwords_Controller{}

No Hooks.


true|WP_Error. True if the request has read access for the item, WP_Error object otherwise.


$WP_REST_Application_Passwords_Controller = new WP_REST_Application_Passwords_Controller();
$WP_REST_Application_Passwords_Controller->get_current_item_permissions_check( $request );
$request(WP_REST_Request) (required)
Full details about the request.


Since 5.7.0 Introduced.

Code of WP_REST_Application_Passwords_Controller::get_current_item_permissions_check() WP 5.7.2

public function get_current_item_permissions_check( $request ) {
	$user = $this->get_user( $request );

	if ( is_wp_error( $user ) ) {
		return $user;

	if ( get_current_user_id() !== $user->ID ) {
		return new WP_Error(
			__( 'The authenticated Application Password can only be introspected for the current user.' ),
			array( 'status' => rest_authorization_required_code() )

	return true;