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Despite its importance, API cybersecurity isn’t getting any easier.
Here are some of the challenges overwhelming enterprise security
teams today, proving that you need AI, now more than ever.
By 2022, API abuses will be the
most-frequent attack vector
resulting in data breaches for
enterprise web applications.
- Gartner Research, “How to Build an Effective API Security Strategy” On average,
of net new API
integrations are built
in under 30 days.2
of APIs are spec’d out
without any input from
APIs are Spreading like Wildfire
API Developers Avoid Manual Security Practices
API Security is a Time Suck
Microservices Adoption is Increasing
...And So is Your Attack Surface
APIs are Being Bombarded by Credential Abuse
of APIs also proceed
without IT security.
of IT and security professionals
said they spend over 50 hours
a month setting or monitoring
API rate limits.4
API-based login attack campaigns will involve an
almost 5x more than standard web form attacks.6
of APIs go live without
any input from security
Learn how you can secure your API infrastructure to protect your
sensitive data and mission-critical systems with intelligent API security.
of senior development
stakeholders expect to grow
their use of microservices.5
“Microservices working as a system [via APIs]
increase the attack surface that security
professionals have to account for.”
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1 2017 API Security Survey, OnePoll, 2017.
2 State of API Integrations Report, Cloud Elements, 2018.
3 API Security: A Disjointed Affair, Ovum Consulting, April 2016.
4 API Security: A Disjointed Affair, Ovum Consulting, April 2016.
5 Global Microservices Trends, Dimensional Research, April 2018.
6 Ryan Barnett, “Part 2: The Dark Side of APIs,” Security Boulevard, April 2018.