Cloudentity, Signal Sciences Partner
for API Security
February 15, 2020
has partnered with Signal Sciences to provide a holistic approach for
enterprise companies looking to secure their web applications and APIs.
By combining Signal Sciences' award-winning next-gen Web Application
Firewall (WAF) with Cloudentity's expertise in API Identity and
Authorization, enterprise customers can protect themselves from major
cyber security risks, including all 10 of the most critical risks in API
security as published by the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP).
A recent report published by Gartner1 found that, "by 2023, over 50% of
B2B transactions will be performed through real-time APIs versus
traditional approaches, which today make up over 80% of B2B
transactions." We believe this increased reliance on APIs has not only
allowed for greater efficiencies but has added complexity and risk to
saw a massive increase in API attacks during 2019 and know that as
customers adopt the API economy as part of their Digital Transformation
efforts API abuse will be the most common attack vector for data
breaches and hacks," said Nathanael Coffing, Co-Founder and Chief
Strategist of Cloudentity. "By partnering with best-in-class companies
like Signal Sciences, our customers are prepared for this future."
"As a key component of business innovation and software development, the
importance of incorporating API security into any strategic security
plan cannot be overstated," said Zane Lackey, CSO and Co-Founder of
Signal Sciences. "The combination of Signal Sciences and Cloudentity
provides a powerful end-to-end solution to help companies effectively
protect their APIs and mitigate the latest attacks."
Cloudentity's Authorization Control Plane and MicroPerimeter™ provide
unparalleled API visibility and protection at scale, complementing
Signal Sciences next-gen WAF in cloud-native and traditional application
architecture; providing an integrated risk-based approach to API
security and governance.