Class Central is learner-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.

Google Cloud

API Security on Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform

Google Cloud and Google via Coursera


In this course, you learn how to secure your APIs. You explore the security concerns you will encounter for your APIs. You learn about OAuth, the primary authorization method for REST APIs. You will learn about JSON Web Tokens (JWTs) and federated security. You also learn about securing against malicious requests, safely sending requests across a public network, and how to secure your data for users of Apigee.
Through a combination of lectures, hands-on labs, and supplemental materials, you will learn how to design, build, secure, deploy, and manage API solutions using Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform.


  • Module 0: Introduction
    • Welcome to API Security! This is the second course in the Developing APIs with Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform series.
  • Module 1: Authentication, Authorization, and OAuth
    • This module introduces API security concerns, OAuth, JSON Web Tokens, SAML and OpenID Connect.
  • Module 2: Content, Transport, and Platform Security
    • This module introduces content-based attacks, transport security, and protection against unauthorized access

Taught by

Apigee Training Team

Related Courses


Start your review of API Security on Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform

Never Stop Learning!

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.

Sign up for free