Critical Capabilities for Cloud Web Application Firewalls Services

Published: 06 December 2018 ID: G00335053

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Cloud WAF services are becoming the preferred choice to protect public-facing web apps. Security and risk management leaders should keep in mind that business-critical and mobile apps require more stringent security capabilities than simply bundling basic protections in a cloud WAF service.

Table of Contents

  • What You Need to Know
  • Analysis
    • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
    • Vendors
      • Akamai
      • Amazon Web Services
      • Cloudflare
      • F5
      • Imperva
      • Instart
      • Microsoft
      • Oracle
      • Radware
    • Context
    • Product/Service Class Definition
    • Critical Capabilities Definition
      • Management and Monitoring
      • Scalability and Geographic Presence
      • Downward Scalability
      • Technical Architecture
      • DDoS Protection
      • Rule-Based Controls and Signatures
      • Positive Security/Anomaly Detection
      • Bot Management
      • API Security
    • Use Cases
      • Public-Facing Web Application
      • Web-Scale Critical Business Application
      • Mobile Application
  • Inclusion Criteria
    • Critical Capabilities Rating
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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