In today's look at what what going on in the world of APIs we discuss Yahoo's streaming data query engine, Bullet, which promises the ability to run 'look-forward' queries; Distil Networks released Bot Defense for API aimed at ensuring authorized users are access API servers and more.
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Distil Networks has launched Bot Defense for API, a solution that protects API servers from bots. It protects API servers by determining if a human is using a verified browser or mobile device to gain access. It also determines if a browser is legitimate or an API client masquerading as a browser.
The scariest thing about how organizations are diving into APIs like they're the latest gold rush is how few of them are taking API security seriously. Even if they did, they might turn and tuck tail. API security is hard. Very hard. And there's no easy button. Elastic Beam thinks it has the cure.
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||The ThreatCrowd REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of ThreatCrowd with other applications. Some example API methods include identifying related infrastructure and...||Security||10.12.2015|
Google Safe Browsing
||The Google Safe Browsing API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Google Safe Browsing with other applications. The Google Safe Browsing version 3 API allows applications to...||Security||06.29.2007|
||Mist.io aggregates a user's cloud servers to help them monitor status and activity with a single unified interface. Mist.io displays real time analytics and visualizations of system metrics, and...||Web Site Management||10.10.2014|
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||The DeTor REST API provides security and micro services that identify requests from TOR network. It is available in JSON format and it allows to wrap the TorDNEI, a public active tester.||Security||07.09.2017|
Open Banking Payment Initiation
||The Payment Initiation API Specification describes the flows and payloads for initiating a single immediate domestic payment. The endpoints allow a PISP to; Register an intent to setup a payment...||Banking||07.06.2017|
Open Banking Account and Transaction
||This API is an Open Banking standard that allows you to register an intent to retrieve account information by creating an “account request”. This registers the data “permissions”, expiration and...||Banking||07.06.2017|
Active Intrusion Detection
||The Active Intrusion Detection API detects when fragments of sensitive data are sent to third parties with insecure connections and alerts network administrators. Further security measurements can be...||Security||07.06.2017|
||Digify offers secure file sharing capabilities which can be used for digital rights management, and compliance. Digify offers several services including tracking, encryption, and watermarking....||Security||07.06.2017|
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||Mist.io aggregates a user's cloud servers to help them monitor status and activity with a single unified interface. Users can view analytics visualizations from Mist.io's web interface...||Web Site Management||10.10.2014|
||IronBox is a service that protects data and secures privacy. Their IronBox Express is a web app that secures a user's DropBox account, ensuring file protection for all folder contents. IronBox...||Security||08.25.2014|
Captcha Bypass Service
||An efficient Captcha Bypass Service.||Tools||02.26.2014|
MappyHealth - Tracking disease trends, 140 characters at a time
||MappyHealth.com was developed in response to the NowTrending2012 application challenge. The team came together with a common mission to build an application that would positively impact public health...||Health||06.14.2012|
||IceCharge is a fraud detection and prevention service that is built on top of a digital profiling algorithm. The service tries to identify legitimate transactions based on trying to check the...||Messaging||08.29.2011|