API security has taken center stage as Salt Security, the leading API security company, won the Cybersecurity Solution of the Year category at the National Technology Awards in London. The win highlights the growing importance of protecting APIs from misuse and attackers as they become a favored target for cybercriminals seeking to access critical business data and systems.
Roey Eliyahu, CEO and Co-Founder of Salt Security, said: “As building blocks of the Internet and modern applications, APIs drive innovation and digital services. However, their growing adoption has also expanded organizations’ attack surfaces, making them a favored target for attackers.” Salt’s unique capabilities provided by its API protection platform have earned it recognition as an innovative solution that effectively addresses API security risks.
Salt’s proprietary approach combines an API data lake with machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms to detect growing API attacks that can develop over days or even months. With Salt’s technology, organizations can catalog all their APIs easily, see which ones are exposing sensitive data, detect malicious activity in real-time and block potential threats before they happen.
The combination of market leadership and cutting-edge technology earned Salt Security this year’s Cybersecurity Solution of the Year award at the UK National Technology Awards. The seventh annual awards event celebrates pioneers in technology while fostering excellence across various industries.
Salt Security is committed to protecting APIs that form the core of modern applications using cloud-scale big data combined with proven ML/AI techniques to prevent API attacks. By correlating millions of activities over time between APIs and users, Salt provides deep context with real-time analytics for discovering new APIs while continuously improving insights into prevention measures against future attacks.
It is supposed that article on PR Newswire: “Deploying quickly and integrating seamlessly into existing systems, the Salt platform provides customers with immediate value and protection so they can confidently innovate and accelerate their digital transformation initiatives.”
The heart, winning this prestigious award demonstrates how important it is to protect APIs from misuse and attackers in today’s digital economy. Salt Security’s innovative approach using cloud-scale big data combined with proven ML/AI techniques provides customers with a unique solution that detects, prevents and blocks API attacks in real-time.