Tag: salt security

Here you will find all the articles with the tag: salt security.

Increasing API use also means more focus on API security

Increasing API use also means more focus on API security

Companies are going to use more APIs this year than ever before, is the expectation of API specialist RapidAPI in its recent annual State of API Report. This also increases the need for proper API security, indicate other experts from Gartner, Forrester and Mulesoft. RapidAPI's survey found that... Read more

date6 days ago
‘Malicious API traffic doubled over the past year’

‘Malicious API traffic doubled over the past year’

APIs are increasingly targeted to attack organizations. Salt Security's customers saw twice as much malicious API traffic in the past quarter as they did last year. Salt Security develops an API security platform. Users gain into all APIs of their environment. Suspicious network traffic and misc... Read more

date6 months ago
Salt Security updates API Protection Platform

Salt Security updates API Protection Platform

Salt Security launched a new version of its API Protection Platform. Users now have insight into the attack methods of cybercriminals. In addition, new simulations support quick pen tests of API's. Salt Security is one of the largest API security providers. The organization develops an API Prot... Read more

date7 months ago
Salt Security discovers major API vulnerability in fintech platform

Salt Security discovers major API vulnerability in fintech platform

Salt Security discovered a major API vulnerability in a widely used US fintech platform. The identity of the platform is not disclosed. Security researchers gained unauthorised access to potentially steal financial and transactional data. The vulnerability is categorized as Server-Side Request ... Read more

date10 months ago
‘Number of API attacks rose by nearly 700 percent’

‘Number of API attacks rose by nearly 700 percent’

Over the past twelve months, the number of API attacks increased by 681 percent. "It's no surprise that attackers continue to be successful", states Michael Isbitski, Technical Evangelist at Salt Security. "Traditional security measures are unable to protect against sophisticated attacks." Salt ... Read more

date11 months ago