In this liveProject, you’ll step into the shoes of a security engineer working for news aggregator ReadBytes. Your site uses a REST API to distribute its content, which is vulnerable to the ever-increasing risks of attacks like brute forcing and credential stuffing. Your manager wants you to provide rate limiting of requests to help secure your API. To do this, you’ll first perform your own brute force attack, then implement and test a rate limiter.
This liveProject is for security operations engineers who know the basics of REST APIs. To begin this liveProject, you will need to be familiar with the following:
In this liveProject, you’ll learn the essentials of rate limiting for REST APIs.
geekle is based on a wordle clone.