The top winners in this category are:
- Gold Award:
WebSphere DataPower XML Security Gateway XS40 from IBM takes home its second-consecutive gold in the application security category. Readers liked how well it could report and prevent known attacks.
- Silver Award:
F5 Networks' BIG-IP Application Security Manager (ASM) finished a close second to IBM in the 2008 Information Security magazine Readers' Choice Awards.
- Bronze Award:
Readers gave Citrix Application Firewall the bronse medal largely because of its threat protection features and integration with other security tools for reporting and remediation.