Application Firewall Security
- January 13, 2020
Signal Sciences co-founder and CEO Andrew Peterson explains why web application security often gets shortchanged and what his next-gen WAF company is doing to change that.
- May 24, 2019
Advanced Bot Protection is a cloud-hosted platform that defends against automated threats using AI. It is available as both a web application firewall (WAF) and WAF as a service.
- March 08, 2019
VMware is taking a different approach to firewalls by focusing on 'known good' behavior to better police east-west traffic within enterprise environments.
- April 24, 2018
As network perimeter security grows less practical, Akamai talks at RSA Conference about moving beyond firewalls to improve authentication with a zero-trust model.
- June 02, 2016
IBM reports 30 'bug poaching' cyber extortion attacks in the past year, as black hat hackers aim to "help" enterprises by exploiting SQL injection vulnerabilities.
- April 10, 2015
Protecting a Web application increasingly means tuning your protections to the individual characteristics of your applications. There’s more than one way to go about this, though. In this three-part guide we review best practices for taking your Web...
- February 23, 2015
Use of Cisco's OpenAppID application-layer traffic-detection tool is still modest compared to Snort, but the networking giant says it can help enterprises improve traffic visibility on internal applications.
- May 23, 2014
When comparing NGFW appliances, experts say that enterprises should focus on products that meet specific needs, not just those with the most features.
- November 08, 2013
Some consultants are finding Web application firewall products don't deliver due to poor deployment strategies and a lack of skilled maintenance.
- October 18, 2013
Video: Dave Shackleford explores security-related factors to consider when planning and implementing private cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service.
- November 16, 2012
Widespread use of custom malware in targeted attacks requires better attack preparation and response, and a variety of new malcode defenses.
- June 22, 2010
Trustwave said it would integrate Breach's Web application firewall into its pen-testing and code-review services. The vendor says it's committed to ModSecurity.
- October 22, 2009
Web application firewall deployments have been mostly driven by the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards, but one firm has discovered alternative benefits.
- June 15, 2009
Tweaking rules could result in disrupting business communications or opening a hole for unauthorized traffic. Firewall management tools ease the burden.
- April 22, 2008
The PCI Security Standards Council released documentation hoping to reduce a tide of confusion over enforcement of application firewalls and code reviews.
- December 17, 2003
IDC predicts 5.7% growth in firewall revenue this year, as firewall appliances, government regulation, application firewalls and other factors spur growth. Check Point, meanwhile, continues to be the market leader, with this week's acquisition of ...
- October 14, 2003
Teros announced the availability of its Secure Application Gateway, leading off this edition of Quick Takes. Also included are items from TriGeo, Aladdin, Check Point and nCircle.
- May 13, 2003
The Weather Channel opted for an integrated security appliance to ease management and efficiency of its corporate network.
- April 03, 2003
Experts presenting at an IT security conference last week urge enterprises to do their part to keep the Internet safe.
- April 23, 2001 23 Apr'01