How to easily secure your APIs with API keys and OAuth?

Securing your API does sound like a complicated thing but there are some basic things you can consider to setup your API in a...
api quota

What is API Throttling, Quota, Rate Limiting and Burst?

In the world of APIs nobody gives direct access to his resources because you never know how much your services are going to be...
REST API security

Should REST API security risks keep you awake at night?

With the growth of REST APIs inside enterprises but also outside their boundaries in their ecosystem, monitoring, protecting and preventing attacks is key and...
API microgateway

What is an API microgateway?

Complimentary article from David McKenna, VP Engineering at Axway. One of the tenets of successful microservice strategy is the adherence to Conway's Law which results...

How to protect your API Keys?

When it comes to authenticate API clients, a common solution is to deliver an API key to each of your API clients. As the API...

What is an API Gateway?

These days you find two type of API Gateways. Micro-Gateways are a more recent trend but API Gateway(s) are not a new technology. Classic...
API trends

The hottest API trends of 2018

It's hard to believe, but 2018 is coming to an end. As we look back on the year of changes and evolutions within the...

API Security makes it into OWASP Top 10 RC1

The first Release Candidate of the popular OWASP Top 10 contained “under protected APIs” as one of the Top 10 things to watch out...
API GATEWAY

Why you need an API Gateway and security

When you talk about API Gateway and security, the two go hand in hand. Why? Because an API Gateway by definition is the programming...
APIs and security

APIs and security: What you need to know

APIs are extraordinary pieces of technology, yet they also come with security risks. It’s important to be fully aware of the necessary measures you...

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What are the different types of APIs?

There isn't just one type of APIs but actually three main types of APIs: Open APIs - aka Public APIs - are publicly available...
MASA mesh

What is MASA – Mesh App and Service Architecture?

MASA is a new architectural model introduced by Gartner which stands for Mesh app and service architecture. It reflects what has emerged over the...

How to easily secure your APIs with API keys and OAuth?

Securing your API does sound like a complicated thing but there are some basic things you can consider to setup your API in a...
api quota

What is API Throttling, Quota, Rate Limiting and Burst?

In the world of APIs nobody gives direct access to his resources because you never know how much your services are going to be...

What is API Lifecycle Management?

API Lifecycle Management is a term illustrating the need to manage all steps in a life of an API, from creation to retirement. APIs are...