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Vendor Landscape: Web Application Firewalls

WAFs Remain Relevant With Machine Learning Features

January 20, 2017

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Why Read This Report

Security pros started widely adopting web application firewalls (WAFs) back in 2006. During the past 10 years, WAF vendors have evolved their products to make them easier to maintain, more effective against automated attack methods such as bots, and more flexible to deploy as applications migrate to the cloud. Security pros should use this report to understand vendors that currently offer WAFs and new functionality that continues to make these products relevant for digital businesses.

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Table of Contents

  • WAFs Have Matured Well, But Adoption Is Stagnant
  • WAFs Support Changing Business Needs And Threats
  • Choose A WAF Vendor That Meets Your Business' Changing Needs
  • What It Means

  • WAFs Will Expand To Deliver Critical Business Data
  • Supplemental Material
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