Editor’s Pick: Seven Guidelines for API Security in a Digitized Supply Chain Network

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. This post from Elemica’s blog provides guidelines on how to manage the security of the data and the management of APIs used to power your supply chain processes.

Enterprises use Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) to connect services and to transfer data between applications and machines. API’s offer significant opportunities for integration and improved scaling. However, API attacks have become more frequent and more complex, making them the number one threat for any company especially when exposing them to your extended supply chain.

For Enterprise Architects and CIOs, protecting sensitive supply chain, financial, and product-related data about the products that are being bought, sold, and moved through the supply chain network are reaching criticality. At the same time, the quantity and sensitivity of the data transmitted…

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