Critical API security risks: 10 best practices how to lock 'em down


api-security-best-practices.jpgWith the meteoric rise of microservices and the rush to build more applications more quickly, APIs are being used more than ever to connect services and transfer data. But with a growing number of smaller application "pieces" trying to communicate with each other, APIs (your own and those from third parties) are becoming increasingly challenging to secure.

As organizations continue to break down monolithic applications into microservices and move farther down the cloud-native path, the use of APIs will continue to grow—and potentially grow more vulnerable. Ensuring that the 10 best practices listed here are followed will not guarantee 100% API security, but it will go a long way toward fortifying your application infrastructure.

Read full article here to learn about the 10 best practices

Caroline Oest

Micro Focus Customer Experience Marketing

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