Research Report

API Security Trends:

Public Sector


Noname Security collaborated with Opinion Matters to conduct research on API Security Trends in 2022. In this survey, 600 senior cybersecurity professionals were surveyed to better understand the challenges and trends facing UK and USA businesses when it comes to their API security posture. 

Security and regulatory compliance is a critical issue for government & public sector organizations. As they look to digitize more of their processes and take more services online, they’ve become heavily reliant on APIs to help enable this. 


What did our public sector respondents say?

checkmark75% of respondents have experienced an API security incident in the last year

checkmarkWeb application firewalls are the leading method of attack

checkmark77%  have a lack of visibility of their API inventory

checkmark17%  are testing APIs in real-time (higher than the overall average)


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