Apple has announced that the company plans on launching its first-ever bug bounty program in September. The program will initially be invite only and the company will pay up to $200,000 USD to researchers who discover and report iOS and iCloud bugs and security vulnerabilities.
The week is coming to a close which means it’s time to bring you the news we couldn’t cover with a look at what what going on in the world of APIs. In time for the tenth anniversary of reCAPTCHA Google announced that they are bringing the spam protection service to Android.
This article will run down the three most common vulnerabilities one may encounter in a Ruby on Rails API only app. However, some of the concepts will apply regardless of which platform you're using and you should investigate what tooling is available for your platform if you're not on Rails.