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Ivan Novikov, CEO at Wallarm, is an API security expert, bug hunter, security researcher, and blackhat speaker with 24 years of experience in the cybersecurity field. He spent decades in this industry and witnessed exploits as well as growth.  Read ahead to understand Ivan’s API Security journey and how he sees the current progress of this field as a whole. You will get to know about how API Exploits are still a threat to those…

For tech innovators and security experts, what OWASP Top-10 says or predicts is much attention-worthy as this globally recognized document guide about the hidden and damage-causing security threats. As the year 2022 has begun, the people willing to learn about the latest security trends and worrisome threats must emphasize on the API security OWASP Top 10 2022. We have done the hard work for this. Read this article and figure out which cyber threats, as…

Wallarm has rolled out the update to detect and mitigate CVE-2021-44228. No additional actions are required from the customers Attempts at exploitation will be automatically blocked in a blocking mode When working in a monitoring mode, consider creating a virtual patch Log4Shell A 0-day exploit in the Java core library log4j was discovered that results in Remote Code Execution (RCE) by simple 1-line exploit with JNDI URL. Given how ubiquitous this library is, the impact…

We all know how it’s convenient to use tools like Sentry or Datadogs for JavaScript events monitoring. It allows to catch errors in real-time, organize and manage issues resolution process, and genuinely shift left operations to developers. But Wallarm security experts warn of dangerous patterns to use such tools integrated into UI since it can cause private data-stealing from authenticated users in an almost invisible way. This article will explain how it could happen and…

In the digital era, financial institutions serve an increasing number of customers through web and mobile applications. Fintech maintains online security, and OWASP offers pieces of the puzzle to address the challenges. We CAN solve these challenges by leveraging the OWASP community knowledge base to secure the financial sector.  On May 21st, 2020, I had the honor to dive into these challenges from multiple perspectives with my two guests, Vandana Verma and Victor Gartvich. We…