API Security 101

Whitepaper_API Security 101

APIs are everywhere in the modern IT world, and the volume of traffic is only expected to grow. Despite the power and popularity of APIs, many organizations struggle with API security. The reality is, traditional application security controls are not enough.

In this API security whitepaper, we'll cover:

  • Why API adoption is exploding
  • The role of API management and gateways 
  • Emerging API security challenges
  • Why traditional application security controls fall short
  • Recommended strategies to address application security