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Advanced Cybersecurity Protection for APIs with Built-in API Threat Mitigation Technology

Forum Sentry Built-in API Security Engine


Forum Systems Divider

Next Generation API Security

API Security is the convergence of information assurance, cybersecurity protection, and identity access control.  APIs represent the logical tier of abstraction to enable legacy and modern technologies to connect and integrate. Security is the essential need of business enablement via APIs.


Built-in Forum Sentry API Security Features
API Cybersecurity Protection

  • Content-Aware Threats (XML, JSON, …)
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  • Data Leakage Prevention
  • Integrated Antivirus and BASE64 scanning

API Access Control

  • Authentication and Authorization
  • Multi-Context Access Control
  • Role-Based Access Control
  • Attribute-Based Access Control
  • Content Based Access Control

API Accelerated Cryptography

  • SSL/TLS Termination and Initiation
  • Digital Signatures and Encryption
  • Centralized PKI Key Management
API Data conversion

  • Content Encryption and Decryption
  • Transformation
  • Data mapping
  • Protocol conversion

API Rate and Size Throttling

  • User-based service level assurance
  • Application throughput DOS protection
  • Monitoring and Alerts

API Real-time Monitoring

  • Real-time view of traffic and events
  • Alert Management
  • Analytics




  • Forum Systems Divider

    Forum Sentry API Security Gateway


    checkbox FIPS 140-2 and NDPP Secure OS and Architecture

    checkbox Over 100 built-in messaging standards

    checkbox Built-in Identity, Security, and Integration

    checkbox Built-in Monitoring and Analytics

    checkbox Built-in Cloud Brokering

    checkbox Built-in policy automation and auto-provisioning