APIs play a pivotal role in modern business. In fact, APIs are the connective tissue that businesses use as they pursue digital transformation.
But while APIs unlock many new opportunities for innovation and growth, they also introduce a new set of security challenges. Security vendors offer many different options for detecting and mitigating these and other API threats, but they aren’t all equal when it comes to effectiveness or simplicity.
Use the following questions to help you frame your discussions with potential API security vendors and assess how effectively their products will address your organization’s unique security needs.