API news stories
Barracuda launches new capabilities for API Protection
"Every business needs this type of critical protection against API vulnerabilities and automated bot attacks," Barracuda says.
Noname Security partners with Netpoleon to target API issues
Specialist API security firm Noname Security has appointed Netpoleon as its distributor in Australia and New Zealand.
The 'A-B-C' of effective application security
Software applications have been a key tool for businesses for decades, but the way they are designed and operated has changed during the past few years.
Mitiga discovers potential hidden dangers in Google Cloud Platform’s (GCP) cloud control plane
The company also says that there is significant risk in cloud development caused by not recognising the differences between cloud and traditional definitions of common architecture terms.
Radware named Leader for application and API protection
“It is a reflection of our ability to innovate in key areas, such as automated API discovery, bot management, and behavioural-based ML algorithms."
Radware introduces new API-based security solution
Radware has introduced a new API-based security architecture solution to help reduce latency and improve security.
IriusRisk launches OTM Standard to transform threat modelling
The OTM Standard, released as part of version 4.1 of the IriusRisk product, is an agnostic way of describing a threat model in a simple format.
Cloudflare responds to API security issues with new solution
Cloudflare API Gateway is designed to simplify the process of identifying, securing and managing APIs of any protocol on a large and interconnected network.
Imperva releases API security solution as threats ramp up
Imperva has launched Imperva API Security with continuous API discovery and data classification, a product that can be deployed in any environment.
Secure Code Warrior
The growing importance of establishing effective API security
Cybercriminals have tended to focus on acquiring user credentials to maximise their ability to traverse targeted IT infrastructures.
Atturra partners with Google Cloud's Apigee to bolster API capabilities
Atturra has announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with Google Cloud to deliver Apigee's API Management capabilities.
Australian companies risk losing millions by not going digital
Australian businesses could potentially lose an average of AU$6.5m if they don’t follow through with digital transformation initiatives.
The latest Kong Enterprise release is now 25% faster
Kong has announced Kong Enterprise 2.7, a service connectivity platform that enables companies to manage APIs and microservices at scale.
Why AI’s breakthrough use case for enterprise is to aid API development
APIs already power most of our favourite web-based applications, and will only become more important into the future
Colt Technology Services
Console Connect and Colt Technology achieve interoperability between SDN platforms
Console Connect and Colt Technology Services have completed the first stage of major API-led interoperability between their global on-demand SDN platforms.
How open banking benefits customers, banks – and cybercriminals
While open banking benefits banks, fintechs, and consumers, its promise to deliver innovative services and spur competition does not come without security cautions.
Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan names Vonage the Asia-Pacific CPaaS Company of the Year
Frost & Sullivan has named Vonage Asia-Pacific Communications Platform as a Service Company of the Year for the third year in a row.
Google Cloud and Capgemini collaborate with Malaysia's largest electricity utility
Capgemini and Google Cloud have announced a collaboration with TNB, the largest electricity utility in Malaysia.
Barracuda launches updated email protection backed by API-based AI tech
"Barracuda Email Protection offers customers complete protection by combining gateway defence, API-based inbox defence, incident response, data protection, and user security awareness capabilities."
Neosec and Kong form strategic partnership to strengthen API security
The intention of the collaboration is to provide a complete enterprise-class solution for managing and securing APIs and microservices, the company states.
Akamai launches next-gen web application and API protection solution
"This builds on Akamai's proven security technologies, introducing new levels of sophisticated, automated intelligence to keep our customers a step ahead of the cyber criminals.”
Robotic Process Automation / RPA
UiPath powers automation journeys with latest platform release
With its 2021.10 platform release, UiPath has strengthened its core robotic process automation (RPA) solutions while introducing enterprise-grade UI-based and API-based automation capabilities.
APIOps: A new approach to developing and managing APIs
By following an APIOps strategy to API development, organisations can be sure they’re implementing APIs that will deliver anticipated business benefits.
API vulnerabilities are a huge target for cyber criminals, report finds
"From broken authentication and injection flaws, to simple misconfigurations, there are numerous API security concerns for anyone building an internet-connected application."