Mashape Blog

Rumors aboard Mashape's spaceship

Kong is the world’s most popular open source API gateway and microservices management layer. Built on top of NGINX, it delivers high performance with easy installation and administration.  Recently we published a release candidate 0.11 for Kong API Gateway. This release features a host of changes, large and small, that dramatically improve the performance, flexibility, and security of Kong. In this blog post, we’ll examine a seemingly innocuous change – an update to how Kong generates random data – and discuss how this change improves the security and flexibility of Kong moving forward. A quick note on random data:…