API / Application Programming Interface stories
FireTail raises $5 million in early-stage financing
FireTail has closed $5 million in early-stage financing, which included contributions from Paladin Capital Group and high-profile cybersecurity executives.
Forrester Wave report recognises Micro Focus as Leader
A new Forrester Wave report has recognised Micro Focus as a Leader in Continous Automation Testing (CAT) for its broad capabilities.
OKX unveils new API key security protection features
Cryptocurrency platform OKX has announced comprehensive API key security protection features, further enhancing user protection against external threats.
Vonage named APAC CPaaS Company of the Year for fourth time
Frost & Sullivan has named Vonage Asia Pacific Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) Company of the Year for a record-breaking fourth consecutive year.
NICE launches ElevateAI, an AI as a Service (AIaaS)
ElevateAI will provide on-demand access to NICE's unrivalled CX data and AI via developer-friendly APIs, to improve customer interactions.
Australian application teams are now reviewing whether their APIs overshare
A publicly exposed API is widely believed to be the cause of at least one of the major attacks on Australian enterprises in the back half of 2022.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An update from Hasura
Tanmai Gopal, Co-Founder and CEO of Hasura, joins us to discuss the company's products, recent innovations, market challenges and what it's focusing on at the moment.
Firewall market to be US$3.92 billion by 2025: KuppingerCole
KuppingerCole Analysts predict the web application firewall market to reach US$3.92 billion by 2025, with a compound annual growth rate of 8.7%.
DevOps tools and infrastructure under attack - report
“Almost everyone involved in the API economy, from CISOs and their security teams to DevOps teams and beyond, are talking about API Security this year."
Cyberattacks against Australian retail tripled: Imperva
In Australia, cyberattacks against retail grew significantly in 2022, increasing the risk of fraud and data loss; automated threats caused 62% of incidents.
HashiCorp reveals new HCP Boundary solution for enterprises
HashiCorp has announced the general availability of HashiCorp Cloud Platform (HCP) Boundary, which they say is a new secure remote access product for businesses.
Intel accelerates innovation with software-first approach
Intel introduced new services and tools in AI, security and quantum computing to help developers reduce time-to-market and increase performance and security.
Exclusive: Envestnet | Yodlee on enhancing open banking and data infrastructure
Advisors and financial service providers need innovative technology, solutions and intelligence to make financial wellness a reality for everyone.
Test your API Security with Infinite API Scanner
The effectiveness of API scanning technology can mean the difference between successful and unsuccessful programming outcomes, and often enterprises and IT leaders struggle to get it right.
StackHawk launches deeper API security test coverage
Expansion of test coverage includes custom scan discovery, custom test scripts and custom test data for REST APIs.
A pinch of blockchain: Partially decentralising an app
A foundation of blockchain is the idea of decentralisation – an area in which many groups are undertaking the most exciting innovations.
3 practical ways to fight recession by being cloud smart
As COVID almost starts to feel like a distant memory, you think we’d all cop a break. But no, the threat of recession now darkens the horizons.
Fastly named Challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant report
"Fastly is able to keep applications and services safe without sacrificing speed of deployment or delivery, which is critical for reliable digital experiences.”
Exclusive: Checkmarx on the state of API security and keeping developers safe
APIs are becoming significantly more exposed, leading to security issues across all spectrums of a business. This is why it is important to have the right security software solutions in place.
Exclusive: How Accenture is changing the customer experience game
Creating highly personalised real-world customer experiences using API, near-field communication, and spatial technology is about taking a traditional experience and elevating the customer journey into a digital world.
Security gaps in APIs plague organisations - study
Together, the findings highlight that existing solutions and API security tactics focused on shift-left strategies are failing to adequately protect APIs.
TBC Bank decreases time to market for new offerings by 40%
TBC Bank has reduced time to market for new and enhanced products and services by 40% since implementing Kong Enterprise, the cloud native API platform.
Salt Security adds threat detection capabilities to API security
"Our latest platform capabilities deliver critical insights sooner and across the full API lifecycle. Organisations can better defend themselves against attacks."
Salesforce announces latest generation of MuleSoft
Salesforce has introduced the next generation of MuleSoft, a unified solution for automation, integration and APIs to automate any workflow.