eSecurity Planet contributor Kihara Kimachia has been a writer and digital marketing consultant for more than ten years. He has a degree in international business administration and is passionate about technology, writing for for several leading tech websites.
APIs (application programming interfaces) allow applications to communicate with each other, a critically important function in the digital age. Their importance also makes them an attractive target for cyber criminals — according to Akamai, API and application attacks tripled last year. API security tools help protect the integrity of APIs and keep them safe from […]
A distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack is a type of cyberattack in which multiple compromised systems are used to target a single system, usually with the goal of overwhelming its resources and making it unavailable to its users. DDoS attacks can be launched from anywhere in the world using any type of device that can be […]