Unified API Protection

The only API protection solution that eliminates unknown and unmitigated API security risks across all phases of the API security lifecycle.

Billions of APIs Protected. Hundreds of Happy Customers.

With the Cequence Unified API Protection solution, you can ensure that you can secure and defend your mission-critical API Applications from data loss, fraud, and business disruption. Cequence Security secures more than six billion API calls a day and protects more than two billion user accounts across our Fortune 50 customers.
The Only API Security Vendor to Contribute to the 2023 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report
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The Only API Security Vendor to Participate in Forrester Wave™: Bot Management, Q2 2022
The Only Vendor Recognized in Both API Threat Protection and Bot Management “Hype Cycles” by Gartner

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Complete OWASP Security Coverage

While other vendors rave about protecting against the OWASP API Security Top 10, Cequence Security is the only solution that protects your organization from every type of attack on the OWASP API Security Top 10, OWASP Web Application Security Top 10 and OWASP Automated Threat list.
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OWASP API Security Top 10

Watch Demystifying the OWASP API Security Top 10 webinar in which our hacker-in-residence uses the Actor vs. Protector approach to explain how organizations can protect themselves from fraud and data loss caused by bad actors leveraging the attacks on the OWASP list.

Making the Most of Your API Security Investment

Cequence customers are using our platform to improve customer satisfaction, reduce administrative efforts, prevent compliance violations and positively impact overall revenue.
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Operational Savings

$1.7 M in Savings and a Two Month ROI
“Through the Cequence UAP solution and managed services, our security team was able to achieve an application security defense-in-approach that provided comprehensive security to defend our entire application portfolio.”

Time to Value

Thousands of APIs Tracked and Analyzed in Weeks, not Years
Learn how a global telecom customer moved from years long effort to onboard a few APIs to a weeks long effort to track and protect thousands.


Millions Saved with Compliance Violations Avoided
See how a fortune 50 financial services customer used our solution to confirm sensitive data handline best practices and avoid potential costly PCI violations.


Millions of User Accounts Protected; Romance Fostered
Read how this online dating customer is protecting their users’ hearts and bank accounts by eliminating romance fraud that averages $12k per instance.

Continuous API Attack Surface Management

Discover your entire API attack surface with no software, no agents or traffic redirects that provides a complete view into your external and internal API assets, allowing you to discover your entire API attack surface in a matter of minutes.

Rapid and Flexible Deployment

Rapid and Flexible Deployment

No agents, no JavaScript or SDK, means streamlined deployment that can quickly begin analyzing and protecting APIs in minutes. Additional benefits to our low impact approach include no security burden on your development teams, no page-load delays, or forced mobile user upgrades.


API Security Managed Services

Understaffed or overwhelmed by day-to-day API security tasks? Let Cequence Managed Services help. Back by the CQ Prime Threat Research team, and the largest threat database of malicious behaviors, known bad infrastructure and attack tool kits, Cequence Managed Services provides you with the same API protection assistance used by some of the world’s largest and most demanding Fortune 50 organizations.

Fortune 50 Customers

Fortune 50 Customers

A modular architecture delivers unmatched scalability that enables our platform to analyze and protect 6 billion APIs per day for some of the largest retail, telecom, and financial services customers in the world. Our modular Unified API Protection solution lets you choose the security architecture that fits your requirements which includes SaaS, on-premises, or hybrid deployments.

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Real-time Passive or Inline Protection

Instantly mitigate API attacks using a behavioral fingerprint that tracks the attack, even as they continually retool. Flexible actions include blocking, rate limiting, geo-fencing, and deceiving attackers with fake responses – all without relying on any third-party solution such as a WAF.

Complete API Protection Offering

Complete API Protection Offering

A complete API security offering that offers full support for the continuous API protection lifecycle that includes discover, comply and protect stages. Customers can discover their entire API attack surface, understand and remediate API risk and enable real-time threat protection all in one solution.

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