Third-party risk, Container security, DevOps, Cloud Security

API Security: Understanding Threats to Better Protect Your Organization – Daniel Hampton – ASW #153

June 7, 2021

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While web application security is a highly researched topic with a lot of subject familiarity among security professionals, it’s still not easy for security and development teams to navigate modern threats, and understand the differences, and more importantly, the similarities between securing web apps and securing APIs. In the endless battle to keep networks and applications safe, organizations need to rely on real-time data to better understand the differences between attacker behavior and legitimate traffic. Join this discussion with Daniel Hampton for a look inside a unified and collaborative approach to the modern tools and processes needed to monitor for and stop real-time web application and API security threats, and clarify the complexities teams often navigate.

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Full Episode Show Notes

API Security: Understanding Threats to Better Protect Your Organization

Guests

Daniel Hampton

Daniel Hampton - Senior Solutions Architect at Fastly

Daniel is a Sr. Solutions Architect at Fastly where he is responsible for assisting customers in the post-sales process by delivering a pragmatic and effective application security experience. Daniel recently joined Fastly through the Signal Sciences acquisition. He has spent a total of 16 years in the enterprise security space, covering database, web application and container security, policy management and managed services for small-to-medium businesses.

Hosts

Mike Shema

Mike Shema - Product Security Lead at Square

@Codexatron

Mike Shema is the Product Security Lead of Square

Tyler Robinson

Tyler Robinson - Director of Offensive Security & Research at Trimarc and Founder & CEO of Dark Element at Trimarc Security

@tyler_robinson

As the Managing Director of Offensive Security & Research at Trimarc, Tyler leads a team of high-performance security professionals within the offensive security field by simulating sophisticated adversaries and creating scalable offensive security platforms using the latest techniques as seen in the wild. With over 2 decades of experience, Tyler specializes in Red Teaming, APT threat modeling, blackbox network penetration testing, and Physical/Social-Engineering. Tyler has presented at multiple conferences including BSides, DefCon and Blackhat panels, SANS security events and to multiple branches of the military.

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