Web Application Firewalls--Laying the Myths to Rest

The web application firewall (WAF) market has grown steadily in recent years, driven by the regulatory environment and the huge growth in the volume of attacks against web apps. However, WAFs are sometimes viewed as only partially effective in preventing the kind of attacks they exist to prevent. This paper addresses some of the myths about WAFs and outlines how businesses are optimizing their investment in protecting their ever-evolving web apps.

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