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Developing an API Security Strategy

Price: $19.00

*(ISC)² Members/Associates can access this course for free by logging into your Member Portal for more information.


This article explores the importance of securing APIs used by your organization and the strategies for reducing risks and vulnerabilities associated with these interfaces.

Course Summary

APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) offer many benefits, connecting different applications and services to allow for seamless communication and data sharing. However, as APIs are gateways to sensitive data and systems, they can also be potential security risks. This article explains techniques for securing APIs in order to protect sensitive data, maintain compliance, preserve business continuity, prevent malicious activity, and minimize third-party risk. By securing APIs, you can protect your organization’s data and reputation.

Key Takeaways:

  • • How to communicate the importance of API security
  • • How to formulate an API security strategy
  • • How to create a culture of API security awareness

CPE Reporting

CPE credits earned for this course may be eligible for continuing professional education credits for non-(ISC)² certifications. Please visit the continuing education requirements established by the credentialing organization for eligibility.

Members: Starting January 1st, 2022, CPE Credits for (ISC)² credentials will be reported by Member Services on the 1st of every month. Please allow 10 business days for processing. Courses completed prior to 1/1/2022 will need to be self-reported by members and associates through the (ISC)² CPE Portal accessible via using your member login credentials.

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Price: $19.00