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Protecting Communications

Web application firewalls (WAFs) are designed to filter, monitor, and block HTTP conversation from web applications and protect against HTTP, or web-based, attacks.  WAFs should be able to identify and police the use of specific web application elements and functions such as web objects, form fields, and, most importantly, application session logic.

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WAF Products, Tested and Recommended

To help enterprises make informed decisions, products are evaluated on their features and functionality, and then assigned guidance ratings of Recommended, Neutral, or Caution based on four categories.

WAF Products, Tested and Recommended
WAF Research Analysts – Your Lifeline

WAF Research Analysts – Your Lifeline

Every company is unique. Our cybersecurity analysts provide guidance when it’s time to choose your next security product. Whether you prefer a full-day session with your team or just a 1-hour call, our analysts are here to help.

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Security is an investment that requires careful consideration of the facts.  NSS Labs provides the product reports of leading vendors as well as how they compare in key categories such as Security Effectiveness, Performance and Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).  Contact us on how you can access all the current and past reports.