API security touches upon various different topics. I am discussing a couple of common #API #security pitfalls at the @OWASPLondon meetup tonight. Here's an extended slide deck, with a ton of useful information. https://buff.ly/2N7ySAz
In August 2012, I wrote a quick script to stream front-page Hackernews stories to an IRC channel on Freenode. It broke after 2.5 years, at which point I switched to their new JSON API. That one broke after 2 days. Here is how we can fix this.