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API Security

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Online businesses have to be careful. It’s a dangerous world, full of anonymous people and services wearing digital skins. It sounds horrific because it is. On the other side of a transaction, could be anyone. Extra measures have to be made to secure web interfaces and API endpoints that online businesses depend on.

Automatically Detect + Parse and Set Your Own Rules A unique Wallarm AI feature is its ability to automatically detect and parse complicated API protocols and then set up security rules based on specific data or parameters deep inside the API. Once parsed, the system creates the rules-based both on where in the HTTP request a specific set of data or a parameter is found and the actual data within the parameter. The API parameters…

It is impossible to protect APIs unless you take a deep dive into the protocols implemented over the standard HTTP. Most security tools are not protecting data where it’s most vulnerable, inside the XML schema itself. These encoding attacks are going unflagged by many application platforms, despite topline security tools and techniques they believe protect APIs. The problem is in the code and the relative inability to notice what malicious attack may be hiding inside…

We’re going to look at the security vulnerabilities that face eCommerce at high-traffic times. It’s just before a big sale or holiday shopping season kicks off. Are you ready to ride the waves of a Category 5 surge in sales or will hanging-10 dreams become an e-com nightmare? Cybercriminals love a great sale. There will be a notable spike in shopping as people rush to take advantage of the deals and bargains available on events like…