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STAREAST Virtual 2021 - API Testing

Wednesday, April 28

QualityWorks Consulting Group

Automate Negative Tests for your API

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Testing to ensure that your API does what it should, by returning the correct status and messages, are one of the first things that we normally do. We should also spend time on doing negative tests to ensure that our APIs don’t reveal data that it shouldn’t or have any security gaps. In this talk, Julia will go through the different types of API’s as well as respective negative tests that should be done. She will demonstrate how to test API’s using Postman as well as automating API testing in Javascript. This will help you to quickly test API’s in a way that improves quality and reduces...

Adam Sandman

APIs – Security & Performance – How to Avoid Getting in the News!

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 2:15pm to 3:15pm

From large scale data-breaches, major system-wide outages and executives being hauled in front of Congress, failure to adequately plan and carry out API performance and security testing will definitely make the front-page news.... not in a good way. This session will discuss the present a comprehensive strategy for performance and security testing of your APIs, it will include best practices for security testing and vulnerability assessment, as well as approaches for adequately testing the performance and scaleability of your APIs. It will include some real-world case studies of...