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Marriott Wardman Park
2660 Woodley Rd NW
Washington DC, District of Columbia 20008 USA
Phone: 1-202-328-2000 

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Friday, September 13 • 11:30am - 12:15pm
Common API Security Pitfalls

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The shift towards an API landscape indicates a significant evolution in the way we build applications. The rise of JavaScript and mobile applications have sparked an explosion of easily-accessible REST APIs. But how do you protect access to your API? Which security aspects are no longer relevant? Which security features are an absolutely must-have, and which additional security measures do you need to take into account?

These are hard questions, as evidenced by the deployment of numerous insecure APIs. Attend this session to find out about common API security pitfalls, that often result in compromised user accounts and unauthorized access to your data. We expose the problem that lies at the root of each of these pitfalls, and offer actionable advice to address these security problems. After this session, you will know how to assess the security of your APIs, and the best practices to improve them towards the future.

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Philippe De Ryck

Founder, Pragmatic Web Security
Philippe De Ryck helps developers protect companies through better web security. As the founder of Pragmatic Web Security, he travels the world to train developers on web security and security engineering. His Ph.D. in web security from KU Leuven lies at the basis of his exceptional... Read More →


Friday September 13, 2019 11:30am - 12:15pm
Lincoln 5