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Monthly Archives: September 2018

Ryan Bagnulo

The T-Mobile data breach and mitigating API security risks

In late August, T-Mobile announced that data for more than two million T-Mobile customers was accessed in a coordinated exploitation of an improperly secured API. While they state that no banking or social security numbers were exposed, the following types of personally identifiable information (PII) were breached: name, billing zip code, phone number, email address,… Continue reading →

Ryan Bagnulo

Securing the microservices mesh with an API Gateway

Securing the microservices mesh with an API Gateway is a best practice. These tables compare Akana API Gateway to the open source solution Istio Sidecars in the features that should be critical components of an organization’s API strategy.