FireTail presented an overview of why API security is an application security problem, not a network security problem. CEO Jeremy Snyder outlined a history of API security incidents and analyzed the data visibility and logical flaws.
FireTail was at API World 2022
API World is the largest conference dedicated to APIs. The event took place this year in San Jose, California, as well as online. FireTail founder and CEO Jeremy Snyder gave a talk entitled:
API security is an application problem. Here's why.
In the talk, Jeremy starts by giving an overview of:
Why APIs are important
What kinds of breaches have happened to date
What the causes of those breaches have been
The API attack vectors
What level of data visibility is necessary to protect APIs