50 Interesting APIs Added to ProgrammableWeb in 2015

Security & Privacy

Vault is a service for securing, storing, and controlling access to secret data such as tokens, passwords, certificates, and API keys. It provides access-control policies that maintain strict control over who can access which secrets. All actions taken within Vault are stored in a detailed audit log. The Vault API provides developers with complete access to Vault’s multiple backends via HTTP calls.

The SAIFE Management Service pre-populates devices with public certificates and other information to ensure that all devices that need to communicate are well-known to each other. SAIFE Management API allows developers to create and manage secure communication networks. We've listed the SAIFE Management API under the Security category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Security APIs. Sighthound is a provider of computer vision and intelligent technology for video surveillance. Sighthound API allows for real-time analysis of video frames and still images, and can detect faces or whether or not people are in the frames.

See How Sighthound Video Differentiates Between People and Objects /Sighthound

I Am Real aims to prevent "Catfishing." The service enables developers and content providers to verify users against their online profiles. The company provides three APIs for integration including a Video Validation API which lets developers authenticate users by comparing images captured of the user as well as voice matching.

I Am Real identity validation from video
I Am Real video verification / image: I AM Real

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