Swiftly Respond to API Threats

Securing your APIs requires robust defense against a wide range or vulnerabilities and a complex array of attack vectors. With increasingly complex API estates across diverse environments, the task of properly protecting APIs can seem too big to tackle. That's where FireTail comes in. Our comprehensive posture management tools allow you to quickly identify, evaluate and remediate API vulnerabilities before threat actors can take advantage.

Swiftly Respond to API Threats

Effective API Security - Time is of the Essence

When it comes to protecting your APIs, the clock is ticking. The longer a vulnerability persists, the more likely it becomes that attackers will take advantage.

Find Your API Vulnerabilities Fast

In order to effectively protect your APIs, you need to be able to spot weaknesses and flaws quickly. Across a large and complex inventory of public, private and shadow APIs, that's easier said than done. FireTail provides the timely insights needed to quickly identify and evaluate issues across all of your APIs.

Find Your API Vulnerabilities Fast
Identify Incidents and Eliminate Threats

Identify Incidents and Eliminate Threats

Dealing with the fallout from a breach in API security can have a severe financial impact on a company. Remediation costs, legal expenses, and potential fines for breaches in compliance can lead to significant financial losses. The ability to identify, understand and respond quickly to incidents is vital.

Prioritize Risks and React Quickly

Your API infrastructure is complex and it can be difficult to understand which vulnerabilities represent the biggest risk. FireTail provides all of the context needed to truly understand which threats need to be addressed first. With a clear system of findings, categorised by the level of risk they pose, you can efficiently prioritize your efforts.

FireTail provides comprehensive API security posture management capabilities so you can swiftly respond to threats

How can FireTail help?

FireTail provides an industry-leading range of posture management tools that help you identify, evaluate and respond to API threats swiftly.
Alerts

Alerts

Avoid alert fatigue and get the notifications that matter most. Define what triggers an alert based on your configuration and inventory data. Get notified instantly whenever an API security event occurs. Stay one step ahead by reacting swiftly to potential threats and protect your critical systems and data.
Findings

Findings

The Findings feature enables the detection of OWASP's Top 10 API security issues within any of the discovered APIs on the platform. Identifying and evaluating these vulnerabilities based on the level of risk they represent enables you to take appropriate action, addressing issues such as broken authentication, mass assignment and security misconfiguration.
Incidents

Incidents

FireTail's Incidents feature combines and connects individual findings based on the specific incident or event that triggered the findings. This provides the additional context and chronology needed to truly understand the issue and to respond quickly and effectively. You can even define your own incidents policy to ensure you track the events that matter most to you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some common reasons that people contact FireTail. Feel free to have a look, and reach out if these don't help.

Why is API security important?

Recent research indicates hat over 80% of activity on the internet evolves around API calls, highlighting their significance. APIs are involved in around two-thirds of today's cybersecurity incidents. Making API security essential when it comes to protecting your business and your customers.

Why isn’t my network layer security enough protection against API threats?

Network layer security, such as a firewall or SSL, does not offer sufficient protection against many of the common API threats, such as authentication and authorization breaches. Many of the API incidents that occur, occur at an application layer.

What are Findings and how do they help protect against API threats?

FireTail’s Findings feature enables the detection of OWASP's 2019 top 10 API security issues. The OWASP API Security Top 10 is a comprehensive document detailing the ten most critical security risks facing APIs. A finding is generated on FireTail's SaaS platform when an issue aligning with the OWASP top 10 is detected. This enables you to pinpoint a potential threat and apply remediation techniques to prevent an API breach.

How do I get started?

To see how FireTail can help you protect your APIs, book a demo or start a free trial!

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