Preventing Data Breaches in 2020
Secure APIs to protect data, bolster trust, and gain a competitive edge
In this brief, Harvard Business Review Analytic Services gives security executives three things to consider:
- APIs are quickly becoming one of the most frequent attack vectors, leading to data breaches across geography and industry that cost companies time, money, reputation, and customers.
- When seeking to secure APIs, CISOs should implement continuous monitoring and automated security solutions, avoiding outdated tools like WAFs and point-of-attack remedies that can leave unknown critical vulnerabilities open to attack.
- By adopting continuous monitoring API security tools, companies can gain the 24/7 insight into API behavior that is required to maintain modern API security in an automated, repeatable, and scalable way