In today’s inter-connected world, the statistics are against you for a secure API. It is not a matter of if but when one simple breach can make front page news, tarnish your organization’s reputation, and cause problems not only for your organization but for external consumers of your API as well.
With such loaded consequences, testing and validating access to your application or device for security vulnerabilities needs to become an industry standard.
Shift left your security testing efforts and establish a continuous security testing process
Perform API security penetration testing
Extend existing functional tests with security scenarios
Correlate security vulnerabilities to business requirements