API Security

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I recently watched the courtroom scene from A Few Good Men where Jack Nicholson’s character, Colonel Jessep, takes the stand to determine if a code red, aka hazing ritual, was ordered or not. As the rookie attorney, played by...
Thousands of security professionals descend upon Las Vegas every year to take part in a series of conferences known as Hacker Summer Camp (Black Hat, BSides and Defcon). This year, I attended Defcon, and it seems like the numbers keep...
Microservices Governance is a term that takes microservices one step further. It’s a practice or method that sets up policies, principles and solid preparations for implementing Microservices. This practice allows for a fluid IT environment to take place. Microservices Governance--discover...
Have you been wondering what the definition of an API Mashup is? An API Mashup is an API that coordinates countless APIs. This process takes place by categorizing and revealing them as one API for the consumer. It also...
APIs enable Digitalization and make communication easier. And opening APIs requires security. But what does API security mean? Security is everywhere and applies on almost all topics, like availability, audit or identity management. In this article, we will focus...
What is a service mesh? A service mesh is an abstraction that allows application and service developers to focus on the business value of their services, as well as abstracting common secondary concerns for security, logging and monitoring. It...
Today’s buzzwords are in full command on the tech scene. Microservice architecture is on the rise and you are probably wondering, what is an example of microservice architecture implementation. The beginning Let’s start at the beginning with a definition of microservice...
In my extensive research on wow APIs can leverage EDI, what really struck me is that most of the market players today are opposing those two technologies. "EDI vs. API" and "EDI or API?" are the kind of titles...
APIs are providing business value by enabling to improve efficiency, increase revenue and more. As companies are leveraging APIs to have them exposed out to partners and customers, API Security becomes challenging. How do you secure your API against...
Video Transcript APIs are a pretty simple concept. They connect systems so data can be easily used by apps on your phone, desktop or anywhere that adds value so you can invent better ways to engage with your customers, partners, employees...
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 need to have in place to ensure you are up-to-date on APIs and security. APIs and...
Ever wonder how APIs and HIP are part of a strategy? According to The Forrester Wave™: Strategic iPaaS and Hybrid Integration Platforms, Q1 2019, Axway delivers “API, B2B and data integration for partner ecosystems.” APIs and HIP With APIs and HIP,...
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 industry, we examine the API trends of 2018. API trends According to blog.cloud-elements.com on May 18,...
With an ever-growing environment of cybersecurity threats and attacks looming in the world today, from the Facebook data breach, to Google, T-Mobile and Verizon, just to name a few, cybersecurity is certainly a hot topic these days. Check out Ping...
When you talk about API Gateway and security, the two go hand in hand. Why? Because an API Gateway by definition is the programming that sits in front of an API. With this idea comes true security that is...