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About Salt Security

Salt Security is an API security platform that prevents zero-day API breaches. It detects attack attempts before other solutions alarms are tripped. Its API protection platform helps prevent API attacks, using machine learning and AI to automatically and continuously identify and protect APIs by learning the granular behavior of a company's API. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

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3921 Fabian Way

Palo Alto, California, 94303,

United States

(650) 254-6580

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  • Salt Security API Protection Platform

    The Salt Security API Protection Platform, enables organizations to protect their APIs across build, deploy, and runtime phases. Through its unique API Context Engine (ACE) architecture, the Salt platform is able to discover all APIs and the sensitive data that they expose, identify API vulnerabilities in pre-production testing, stop API attackers, prevent data exfiltration, account takeovers, and service disruption, provide remediation insights, and simplify compliance. The platform taps its big data engine to collect and analyze the activity of millions of users in parallel, across millions of APIs. This architecture allows the Salt platform to piece together the subtle probing of an attacker during reconnaissance, assess the risk of their activity, and pinpoint and stop them early in their process.


    The Salt platform provides a unique approach to API security that leverages its API Context Engine (ACE) Architecture, a cloud-scale big data engine that applies machine learning (ML) and artificial… 

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Application programming interfaces, Data modeling, Database management systems, Data management, Cyberwarfare


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CrowdStrike’s Falcon Fund invests in API security startup Salt Security

Sep 23, 2022

CrowdStrike, a pioneer in cloud-delivered protection of endpoints, cloud workloads, identity and data, announced that its strategic investment vehicle, Falcon Fund, has invested in Salt Security, the pioneer in Application Programming Interface (API) security. Read More >>

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  • When was Salt Security founded?

    Salt Security was founded in 2016.

  • Where is Salt Security's headquarters?

    Salt Security's headquarters is located at 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto.

  • What is Salt Security's latest funding round?

    Salt Security's latest funding round is Unattributed VC.

  • How much did Salt Security raise?

    Salt Security raised a total of $270.74M.

  • Who are the investors of Salt Security?

    Investors of Salt Security include Falcon Fund, Y Combinator, Tenaya Capital, S Capital, Sequoia Capital and 12 more.

  • Who are Salt Security's competitors?

    Competitors of Salt Security include AppOmni, BetterCloud, JupiterOne, VMware, Traceable AI, Source Defense, Obsidian Security, Corsha, Ermetic, Ever.Security and 38 more.

  • What products does Salt Security offer?

    Salt Security's products include Salt Security API Protection Platform.

  • Who are Salt Security's customers?

    Customers of Salt Security include Finastra and DeinDeal.

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