The Authy Ruby SDK by Authy allows to communicate with the API to access authentication data, useful to implement in secure applications that require identity confirmation. Usage demonstrate how to register a user, verify a user, request an SMS token, and request a token via phone call.
Google recently announced a beta version of its new App Engine firewall. In addition to the security features inherent within App Engine, the App Engine firewall allows developers to block and permit users based on IP address and geography. Developers simply create rules and prioritize the rules.
Apperian Inc. has released a set of RESTful APIs opening up the Apperian platform to current customers and partners. The APIs provide platform functionality that can be used for programmatically enabling application onboarding, inspection, signing, distribution, analytics, and more.
With both delivery and management of security increasingly moving to the cloud, organizations of all sizes are presented with new approaches to security that use APIs to reduce the complexity of securing applications.