Business Management

Web application firewall – delivering must-have protection for web applications

Provided by Citrix

Category Business Management

Type White Paper

Length 9

Publish Date July 22 2016

Date posted July 22 2016


Traditional network firewalls and intrusion prevention systems are useful for screening out high volumes of lower-layer threats. But they still fall short in the critical area of web property protection. This paper outlines the challenges of adequately defending modern web properties against cyber threats and examines why a web application firewall is an essential component. 

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