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This article is part of the July/August 2008 issue of Everything you need to know about today's information security trends
APPLICATION SECURITY Applicure Technologies dotDefender REVIEWED BY SANDRA KAY MILLER dotDefender Price: Starts at $3,995 per physical server installation If you're looking for quick and inexpensive Web application security, dotDefender offers protection against common threats through a software plug-in for IIS, Microsoft ISA and Apache servers. Installation/Configuration A- dotDefender installed rapidly and much more easily than hardware-based Web application firewalls (see comparative review, March 2008). Since it's a plug-in, configuration and management for IIS and ISA is handled through the Microsoft Management Console. The Apache version installs as an inline module. By default, dotDefender deployed in a protective operating mode, leaving us covered against the majority of common attacks we threw at it right out of the box. But, take the time to perform extensive testing on protected websites to ferret out any security settings that interfere with functionality. Although the documentation to quickly get the product running was excellent, we would ... Access >>>
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