Today’s technology is being used in most creative ways. Application programming interface (API) powering up business and user in sharing, interacting, automating services programmatically. API’s often is all about collect, process and share data in a better way.
An insecure API’s can become an entry point for attackers to abuse critical services. Particularly with the rise of Cloud adoption, embedded devices, IOT etc which enabled to implement API security as an integral part of software development lifecycle. Attacker can use vulnerable API’s to gain access to unauthorized data, to perform distributed denial-of-service(DDOS) attack, or account takeovers etc.