How can you secure your data against an attack in which hackers use your own API against you?

  • 2 July 2021
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There was a pretty big data scraping (exposure, whatever) story at LinkedIn this week. One story suggests hackers used its own API against it. Can IT do anything to mitigate scrapes/exposures like this?

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How about reacting when you get notified first?

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The thing I find interesting is how closed off their API to work with is in the first place.

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