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API Protection Report
RESEARCH CONTENT: Almost all of the apps we use today are built on APIs. If your API security posture isn’t prepared, your entire business could face a devastating cyberattack. This API Protection Report details how shadow APIs are the #1 attack vector, accounting for 31% of all malicious API requests. Access the report here.
Posted: 12 Oct 2022 | Published: 12 Oct 2022

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New API Threat Research Shows that Shadow APIs Are the Top Threat Vector
LANDING PAGE: Roughly 31% of malicious transactions targeted shadow APIs. Shadow APIs are the unknown, unmanaged and unprotected APIs that populate the internet. Cequence looks at the importance of accounting for shadow APIs when outlining an API security plan, providing you with steps you can take to improve your security posture. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 12 Oct 2022 | Published: 12 Oct 2022

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API Protection Report Infographic
INFOGRAPHIC: Roughly 31% of malicious transactions observed targeted unknown and unprotected APIs (also known as shadow APIs). To ensure your business doesn’t fall victim to one of these attacks yourself you need continuous API protection. Access this infographic to learn the dangers of shadow API and what Cequence Unified API protection can do for you.
Posted: 08 Oct 2022 | Published: 08 Oct 2022

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External Attack Surface Management for APIs
BLOG: Cequence Security reported that of the 21.1 billion transactions analyzed last year, over 14 billion were API transactions. This blog discusses the relevance of APIs to modern attack surface management (ASM), explaining how organizations are modifying their ASM systems to take account of the vulnerability of modern APIs. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 08 Oct 2022 | Published: 08 Oct 2022

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Canada’s Largest Retail Pizza Chain Moves from Reactive to Proactive API Protection with Cequence
CASE STUDY: Most people could or would not imagine pizza as a target for cybercrime. One of Canada’s largest retail pizza chains suffered from a chain of malicious API traffic attacks. By partnering with Cequence and deploying their Unified API Protection (UAP) offering, they were able to accomplish their API security objectives. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 06 Oct 2022 | Published: 07 Oct 2022

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Top 7 Selection Criteria for Automated Bot Prevention Solutions
BLOG: Today, bots are becoming more than just a security threat. So, with multiple options and a rapidly escalating number of automated attacks, what criteria should enterprises evaluate when selecting their next bot prevention solution? Access this blog for the top 7 selection criteria for automated bot prevention solutions.
Posted: 18 Jun 2022 | Published: 18 Jun 2022

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Discover Public API Attack Surface with new API Spyder
BLOG: Most organizations lack visibility into their public-facing API attack surface. This opens the door for vulnerabilities to be exploited and a potentially devastating cyberattack to occur. API Spyder is designed to gain visibility into your API attack surface. Access this article to learn more.
Posted: 16 Jun 2022 | Published: 16 Jun 2022

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Unified API Protection – A Solution Whose Time Has Come
BLOG: Tap into this blog post to learn about the Cequence Unified API Protection solution and get started with a free security assessment of your API attack surface.
Posted: 16 Jun 2022 | Published: 16 Jun 2022

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What’s New: Cequence API Security Platform Further Advances End-to-End Vulnerability and Automated Attack Mitigation
BLOG: Tap into this blog to learn how the Cequence API Security Platform helps advance end-to-end vulnerability and automated attack mitigation.
Posted: 16 Jun 2022 | Published: 16 Jun 2022

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Cequence API Spyder Continuous API Attack Surface Discovery and Management
DATA SHEET: Today, nearly every application your employees use is based on APIs. API Spyder helps security teams discover their publicly exposed API attack surface, regardless of where the APIs are deployed, allowing them to prevent a potentially devastating breach. Access this brief to learn more.
Posted: 15 Jun 2022 | Published: 15 Jun 2022

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API Spyder API Attack Surface Discovery
BLOG: Ensuring that your APIs are all accounted for and secure is paramount for preventing a breach of your organization. To help you achieve this, API Spyder gives you an outside-in view of your exposed resources – effectively showing you what an attacker may see from outside your enterprise environment. Access this post to learn more.
Posted: 11 Jun 2022 | Published: 11 Jun 2022

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Threat Advisory: New Log4j Exploit Demonstrates a Hidden Blind Spot in the Global Digital Supply Chain
BLOG: Unpatched Log4j instances are likely more common across the digital supply chain. Tap into this blog to learn how the Log4j vulnerability is more widespread than originally thought.
Posted: 10 Jun 2022 | Published: 10 Jun 2022

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Cequence Unified API Protection Solution
LANDING PAGE: Sufficient API protection strategies may require expensive infrastructure overhauls for many organizations, posing a seemingly insurmountable roadblock. To learn why the Cequence Unified API Protection solution requires zero changes to your infrastructure, check out this landing page.
Posted: 09 Jun 2022 | Published: 10 Jun 2022

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Large Mobile Phone Carrier Discovers Thousands of Unmanaged and Insecure APIs
CASE STUDY: A mobile phone carrier was trying to ensure they had complete visibility over all their APIs. After deploying API Spyder, the company discovered thousands of unmanaged, vulnerability APIs. Access this case study to learn how API Spyder can grant you full visibility over your APIs.
Posted: 08 Jun 2022 | Published: 09 Jun 2022

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Industry Recognition for API Sentinel: KuppingerCole
BLOG: With new API security solutions popping up all the time, how can you know which offering has the features you need? This article profiles API Sentinel and its API security offerings, including its visibility and monitoring features. Read it here to learn more about this API security solution.
Posted: 24 May 2022 | Published: 24 May 2022

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The Forrester Wave™: Bot Management, Q2 2022
ANALYST REPORT: This Forrester report highlights the need for enterprises to protect themselves against a range of attacks across web apps, mobile apps, and APIs, as well as the important role of machine learning in bot management solutions. Open the report to learn more.
Posted: 21 May 2022 | Published: 21 May 2022

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API Security Need to Know: Top 5 Authentication Pitfalls
BLOG: The recent rash of API security incidents has forced many security and development teams to take a closer look at their API security posture to ensure they are not the next headline. To help you know what to evaluate, this article details the top 5 API authentication pitfalls. Access this list to learn how you can shore up your API security.
Posted: 20 May 2022 | Published: 20 May 2022

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How BOLA Leads to Enumeration and ATO Attacks
BLOG: According to the OWASP, broken object level authentication (BOLA) ranks as the number 1 threat to cybersecurity. Cyber-criminals love BOLA because it gives them an easy entry-point with little security. Go on to the full blog article and read more about BOLA, how it works, and why it is such a pressing concern for cybersecurity professionals.
Posted: 19 May 2022 | Published: 19 May 2022

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Hype Cycle for Application Security, 2021
ANALYST REPORT: This Hype Cycle report for application security from Gartner details why security leaders should focus on orchestrating multiple application security innovations to serve as a coherent defense, rather than relying on a set of stand-alone products. Access it here.
Posted: 03 May 2022 | Published: 03 May 2022

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Ten Things Your API Security Solution Must Do
WHITE PAPER: API security is ranked as a top priority in 2022 for enterprises and security leaders worldwide, but in a market crowded with vendors, how can you find the right fit for your organization? Access this white paper for a framework for what you should be looking for from an API security solution.
Posted: 03 May 2022 | Published: 03 May 2022

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API Risk Analysis Helps Maintain Regulatory Compliance
WHITE PAPER: With the right API security strategy in place, your organization can discover APIs potentially leaking sensitive data, gain visibility into API source and destination, and ensure API compliance. See what makes a strong API security solution in this guide.
Posted: 14 Oct 2021 | Published: 14 Oct 2021

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Demystifying the OWASP API Security Top 10
EBOOK: To protect today’s API centric development methodology developers are rapidly embracing the benefits of the OWASP API Security Top 10. This interactive guide lists the common root causes, prevention tips, application security platform solution benefitsand more. Read on to get started.
Posted: 12 Oct 2021 | Published: 12 Oct 2021

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API Specification Framework Security Best Practices
WHITE PAPER: The reliance on pointers and how APIs operate make it difficult for a developer using a web app vulnerability scanner to find all the possible end points (and possible attack vectors) for testing. Explore API specification framework security best practices and find the right solution for your API strategy.
Posted: 11 Oct 2021 | Published: 11 Oct 2021

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Tracking and Enforcing API Contracts for Partner Ecosystem
CASE STUDY: In this case study, a customer uses unique APIs to deliver tracking and logistics services to hundreds of retail partners. The growth in partners, and the risk of API errors that could lead to vulnerability exploits, led the customer to investigate API security platforms. Read on to discover solution benefits and results.
Posted: 08 Oct 2021 | Published: 08 Oct 2021

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Stopping Automated Attacks Against Retailers
WHITE PAPER: Retail environments are lucrative targets for cybercriminals to launch automated malicious attacks, including account takeovers, content scraping, and automated shopping. This white paper provides an overview of an application security platform solution and use case examples. Read on to get started.
Posted: 08 Oct 2021 | Published: 08 Oct 2021

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