Mastering API Security: Best Practices and Implementation Techniques

APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) are pivotal in modern software development, facilitating communication between different systems and applications. However, as APIs become more integral to business operations, securing them has become increasingly critical. Ensuring API security involves protecting the API from malicious attacks, unauthorized access, and ensuring the integrity and confidentiality of the data being exchanged.

Understanding API Security Threats

  1. Injection Attacks: Attackers insert malicious code into the API, which is then executed by the server. SQL injection is a common example.
  2. Broken ...
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February 2024 ISC2 Twin Cities Meeting Announcement – Tales from the Time of COVID

Thursday February February 15 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. The room will be available starting at 2:00 pm

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Metro State University
St John’s Hall Room 153

This live, in-person meeting is hosted by the Minnesota IT Center of Excellence and ISC2 Twin Cities.

Starting in 2020, our profession had to deal with issues from the pandemic, and we faced business closures, working ...

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Cert Week – IPv4 Subnetting and Supernetting

I have just finished teaching a couple of CompTIA  Network+ classes.  One of the subject matter areas that most students struggle with is the concepts around Subnetting, Supernetting, Variable Length Subnet Masking (VSLM), Fixed Length Subnet Masking (FLSM), Classless Interdomain Routing (CIDR),

I recently found this collection of ten videos presented by 

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AI-Driven Threat Detection and Mitigation in Project Scheduling for Secure Software Development

By James Wilson

Software development is a very careful and intricate process that requires planning, execution, and security measures. But the thing is that today’s digital landscape is riddled with cyber threats and challenges in every corner.  

Enter artificial intelligence. By leveraging the power of AI, software development teams can proactively identify and address potential security risks, ensuring the creation of secure and robust software solutions.

In this article, we will explore the capabilities of AI and ...

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