Web API Security: Defending Your Hidden Attack Surface

83% of all web traffic stems from APIs often left unchecked. 1

Modern web applications rely heavily on APIs, yet they’re a blind spot for many organizations. If you don’t know what might be lurking beyond your asset inventory, implementing API scanning can help secure your hidden attack surface.

Read this white paper to learn:

  • How today’s web applications incorporate APIs
  • How APIs have created an expanding – and often unseen – attack surface
  • How to build threat resistance through holistic security that includes APIs in scanning

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Web apps run on APIs

There’s no way around it: APIs are a staple in software development, but if left unchecked,
they’re rife with risk and contribute to those expanding attack surfaces.

83%

of all web traffic
is from APIs 1

and they’re usually
overlooked in security
testing and asset inventory

855M

API requests
in 2021 2

added to a thriving API
ecosystem, which grew 56%
from 2020

70%

of teams skip crucial
security steps 3

with tight deadlines
looming and innovation
knocking at their door

APIs are essential for data exchange and building application architecture, but shoddy scans and tight deadlines often mean they’re lost in the security shuffle.

Gone are the days of compromising on AppSec. Holistic strategies with automation and SDLC integrations help cover every corner of your asset inventory, including web APIs, so that you’re prepared for the next threat. Learn why you don’t need to sacrifice speed or security when working with mission-critical APIs.

APIs are essential for data exchange and building application architecture, but shoddy scans and tight deadlines often mean they’re lost in the security shuffle.

Gone are the days of compromising on AppSec. Holistic strategies with automation and SDLC integrations help cover every corner of your asset inventory, including web APIs, so that you’re prepared for the next threat. Learn why you don’t need to sacrifice speed or security when working with mission-critical APIs.

Get the white paper

Your information will be kept private

Invicti Security is changing the way web applications are secured. Invicti’s dynamic and interactive application security products help organizations in every industry scale their overall security operations, make the best use of their security resources, and engage developers in helping to improve their overall security posture.