Join us for Friday, June 19th, 2020 at 10 AM Pacific/1 PM Eastern for “Hacking API Security: An hour of critical thinking on protecting the connective tissue of corporate data”.


Leading the discussion will be:

In preparation for our discussion, please read “25 API Security Tips You’re Probably Not Considering” and start thinking about the following:

  • What are the vectors of an API that can be attacked?
  • What are ways to reduce the potential of an attack?
  • Are there areas of API security that are classically avoided but shouldn’t be?
  • What are some classic API security mistakes?

HUGE thanks to our sponsor, Salt Security.

Salt Security protects the APIs at the core of SaaS, web, and mobile applications. By using patented behavioral protection Salt Security automatically and continuously discovers and learns the granular behavior of each unique API and stops attacks. In 2020 Salt Security was named a Gartner Cool Vendor in API Strategy.

Prize for the BEST BAD IDEA

We’re eager for questions and commentary, but what we really love are really bad ideas on how we should do API security. Our experts will be challenged to find the silver lining on these bad ideas, arguing why it’s really a great idea. 

Get your bad ideas in early and at the 30 minute mark we’ll have a poll for you to vote for the best bad idea. The one person who delivers the best bad idea, as determined by our moderator David Spark, wins a $25 Amazon gift card and a “Best Bad Idea” badge they can proudly post on social media. 

The CISO Series Video Chats are open discussion where all viewers and listeners are welcome to become participants. Before the scheduled event, connect your webcam and microphone and test your equipment here. During the discussion, if you have a question or comment, let it be known in the chat room and our producer will do his best to get as many of you into the conversation. We look forward to you joining us. Some audio tracks played from the recording may come from Zapsplat.