Game Plan Execution: API Security and March Madness

A few months back we sat through an exercise to review API risk for a client. After looking through their inventory of all of APIs, someone raised the question “which API do ...

Industry Recognition for Runtime Application Security: Omdia Research

With ever-increasing cyber threats, it’s important that organizations continually assess the effectiveness of their application security. One of the areas often left under protected is runtime, which is where the Cequence Application ...
Are Your APIs a Honeypot for Cyber Criminals

Are Your APIs a Honeypot for Cyber Criminals?

| | API security, Blog
Read Time 3 minutes While API adoption has grown rapidly, API security has taken a backseat in the rush to get products out to market quickly. API security is important because APIs ...

Questions to Ask Your Application Security Provider

There is a great deal to consider when evaluating application security providers. Understanding your goals will help. If your goal is vendor consolidation, then selecting those that offer multiple security capabilities over ...

API Security Checks in the Post-Pandemic World

The digital transformation journeys of many enterprises have been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic. For 2020, IT resources shifted to support WFH policies with mobile and remote productivity solutions, while simultaneously managing ...
Introducing New API and Account Takeover (ATO) Protection Dashboards

Introducing New API and Account Takeover (ATO) Protection Dashboards

We are excited to announce today the launch of API and ATO Protection Dashboards, a new set of features dedicated to identifying, blocking, and analyzing malicious behavior that attackers use against web ...
OWASP API Security Top 10: A Framework for Improving Your API Security Efforts

OWASP API Security Top 10: A Framework for Improving Your API Security Efforts

| | API security, Best Practices, owasp
During a recent API Security conversation with a customer, I asked if they had seen the OWASP API Security Top 10 list. They had not heard about it yet, a response that ...
Predictions 2021: Getting an Edge Against the Bots

Predictions 2021: Getting an Edge Against the Bots

In more than one way, the year 2020 was different. The COVID-19 pandemic made us change our plans for the year, and it will have a lasting impact on 2021 and beyond ...

The Open Banking API Security Imperative

The second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) in Europe, which requires banks to open their payment services to third parties via a series of APIs, has enabled a range of new FinTech products ...
The Cequence Security Blog – Top 5 Posts of 2020

The Cequence Security Blog – Top 5 Posts of 2020

| | API security, company
As we transition into the last month of 2020, it’s time for my team and I to look back over what we covered this year in the blog and start giving some ...