“HTTP based APIs are on everyone’s lips due to the increased trend to use Microservice architect and the supply of public APIs. The conference is a great way to get deeper into the subject and to profit from the practical experiences of the speakers.”
When building APIs, you are building doors into application landscapes. In doing so, it’s essential to install door guards from the very beginning. Therefore, security is an integral part of API design, not an afterthought. The API security track looks at current mechanisms and tools to make APIs really secure. This includes authentication and authorization solutions, data protection, as well as preventing malicious attacks and identity theft. In particular, modern DevSecOps and shift-left security approaches are discussed and related to the domain of API development.