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CA Secures Mobile Devices and APIs

CA Technologies this week announced new mobility and API security technologies to help protect the modern open perimeter of the IT security landscape.

John Hawley, vice-president of Strategy at CA, explained to eSecurityPlanet that in the past security was all about protecting the edge of the network with strong security. With mobile apps and the widespread use of APIs for applications, however, the boundary is shifting and the perimeter is more open than ever before.

"Mobility from our perspective is the biggest IAM (identity and access management) spending driver today as it introduces a variety of new challenges," Hawley said.

Read the full story at eSecurityPlanet:
CA Aims to Improve API Security

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.