May 19, 2016
View all 2 Followers
View all 379 Related Articles
Related Articles (379)
This past week the innovative real estate valuation site Zillow released their much anticipated API (see here for Programmable Web entry). A nicely designed API with two sets of functionality: home valuation and property details.
ProPublica has introduced a new application and API that provide access to healthcare provider information such as how much providers were paid for their services, payments providers received from drug and device companies, and types of drugs prescribed by healthcare providers.
Researcher Lukasz Olejnik has published several blog posts raising privacy concerns regarding W3C API specification drafts including Vibration API, Ambient Light Sensor API, Proximity Sensor API, and Web Bluetooth API. A malicious attacker may be able to use these browser APIs for fingerprinting.