Data Theorem API Attack Surface Calculator Wins CyberSecured Award

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Data Theorem, Inc., a leading provider of modern application security, today announced that 1105 Media security today brand, one of the industry’s leading media brands providing technology, training and solutions for security professionals, honored its Attack Surface Calculator API with a CyberSecured 2021 award in the Application Security Awards category last month.

Launched in 2020 by 1105 Media’s Security Group, the CyberSecured Awards are independently judged and recognize outstanding achievements in product development by manufacturers and vendors whose products or services are identified as outstanding in cybersecurity transformation. . Introduced by Data Theorem last quarter, the industry’s first API attack surface calculator helps organizations of all sizes understand their attack surface exposures. Delivered as a free self-service offering, the assessment tool is easy to use and performs its top-tier API security scan in less than five minutes.

“It’s always a pleasure to evaluate the IT security solutions featured in our Product Awards competition. As expected, the entrances took security to the next level,” said Ralph C. Jensen, editor of security today magazine and CyberSecured eNews. “The IT security products we see today are the guardians of digital networks. I’m amazed at the brilliance, integrity, and thoughtfulness that each solution brings to the end user. With so many network issues announced every day, the demand for robust security is absolutely paramount.

Data Theorem’s API Attack Surface Calculator helps organizations get started building a modern API security program and understand how each layer of a cloud-native application contributes to the overall API attack surface. It provides a multi-step process for customers to answer questions about different layers of the application stack. Following customer-provided responses, Attack Surface Management (ASM) capabilities running inside Data Theorem’s analytics engine provide dynamic assessments around potential API exposures across multiple layers of application: client, data transport and cloud.

“Recently launched, we have seen tremendous interest in Data Theorem’s API Attack Surface Calculator, and it is gratifying to have received a CyberSecured Award for Application Security, as determined by a panel of independent judges” , said Doug Dooley, COO of Data Theorem. “Enterprises today need to better understand and measure their ever-increasing API attack surfaces, amplified by modern web, mobile and cloud-native applications. Data Theorem’s free API Attack Surface Calculator, which can be done self-service and takes less than 5 minutes to complete, is an important first step in measuring an organization for attack vector and the most significant attack surface exposures.

This API attack surface calculator, the first of its kind, is freely available from Data Theorem at This is an important attack surface management tool that is offered in conjunction with Data Theorem’s API Security for Dummies eBook, available at /api-security-for-nulls/.

Data Theorem’s extensive AppSec portfolio protects organizations against data breaches through application security testing and protection of modern web infrastructure, API-driven microservices, and cloud resources. Its solutions are powered by its award-winning analytics engine, which leverages a new kind of dynamic analytics and execution fully integrated into the CI/CD process, and enables organizations to perform continuous, automated security inspections and measurements. .

About 1105 Media’s Infrastructure Solutions Group

1105 Media’s infrastructure solutions group includes several industry-leading media brands that provide new products and technology solutions for security professionals: security today,, CyberSecure, Campus Security and Life Safety, and GovSec. The brands’ print, digital, personalized and research products integrate physical and IT security coverage and provide the smartest, most cost-effective solutions to reach security decision makers.

About the Data Theorem

Data Theorem is a leading provider of modern application security, helping customers prevent AppSec data breaches. Its products focus on API Security, Cloud (Serverless Applications, CSPM, CWPP, CNAPP), Mobile Applications (iOS and Android) and Web Applications (Single Page Applications). Its main mission is to scan and secure any modern application anytime, anywhere. The award-winning Data Theorem Analyzer Engine continuously scans APIs, web, mobile and cloud applications for security vulnerabilities and data privacy gaps. The company has detected more than one billion application incidents and currently secures more than 8,000 modern applications for its enterprise customers worldwide. Data Theorem is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with offices in New York and Paris. For more information, visit

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