API Security and Threat Protection

Protect your business from attacks, prevent data leakage and ensure regulatory compliance


Web APIs have opened up a variety of new attack vectors that are being exploited every day by malicious applications. Are you concerned about how your APIs might expose your business to new types of security risks? Are you prepared to meet the regulatory requirements around data protection?

Axway 5 Suite can help.

With Axway 5 Suite for API Management, you can implement a full complement of API security and threat-prevention measures to protect your business assets and deflect attacks on your APIs.

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How does the solution work?

Axway 5 Suite for API Management protects APIs (including REST-style APIs) at all levels: interface, access, and data. Comprehensive security features and out-of-the-box identity management integrations deflect attacks against, control access to, and secure the data transmitted by APIs. Complete auditing, monitoring, logging and reporting capabilities can help your organization comply with stringent enterprise and government mandates.

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Relevant Axway 5 Suite Products

  • Axway API Gateway

    Comprehensive API delivery platform

    • Use API content filtering and message-level validation for XML and JSON types
    • Protect against attacks such as Denial of Service (DoS), Code/SQL injections and identity spoofing
    • Implement standard Web Services security profiles (WS-Security, WS-Trust, etc.)
    • Use external and/or onboard Hardware Security Modules (HSMs)
    • Leverage OAuth, OpenID and other next-generation standards for API access control

Supporting Resources

  • Success Story: Financial Services

    CETREL, a SIX company

    Deploying Axway API Gateway as a mobile backend for peer-to-peer (P2P) mobile payments

  • Success Story: Public Sector

    Bundesagentur für Arbeit (BA)

    Carrying out 18 million monthly transactions with a value of €9 billion

  • Success Story: Energy & Utilities

    First Utility

    Preparing the largest independent energy supplier in the UK to scale its web platform from 1 million accounts to 3 million and beyond and securely connect to a smart metering platform

  • Webinar:

    A Babel Fish from the Swamp of POX (presented at QCon New York 2015)

    A foundational aspect of the Web is that the client/browser and the server should understand each other and interact successfully. This session explores the language of Web APIs and how developers and clients must learn to understand them.
  • Webinar: Financial Services

    Successful Data Control in the Always-On World of Financial Services

    Join Bruno Cambounet, Vice President of Finance Services and Insurance and Ivan Schneider, former editor of Bank Systems & Technology and current editor/analyst for UBM TechWeb, as they discuss integration and control of financial data flows in and out of organizations, and the impacts upon “frenemy” partner ecosystems.
  • Webinar:

    Connecting to the Cloud - An API-Centric Approach

    CLOUD-CON: Integration & Web APIs is a multi-vendor online event focused on delivering integration between on-premise, cloud, SaaS and trusted outside communities. Ross Garrett, Axway Senior Director of API Management Product Marketing was the featured speaker for Axway at IDN’s Cloud-Con event. Listen to the presentation now.