SAN MATEO, Calif., October 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Imperva, Inc. (@Imperva), the cybersecurity leader whose mission it is to protect data and all ways to get there, has been named a leader in Gartner magic Web application firewall quadrant for seventh consecutive year.
Gartner defines the Web Application Firewall (WAF) market as being driven by customers' need to protect web applications and APIs from a wide variety of attacks, including automated attacks (bots), injection attacks, and denial-of-service (application Layer Denial of Service, DoS). They should provide signature-based protection and support positive security models (automated approval listing) and / or anomaly detection. "
"We are extremely proud to be recognized again as a leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls and to continue our commitment to protecting business-critical data, applications and APIs no matter where or how they are deployed," said Kunal Anand. CTO Imperva. "Our customers rely on us to protect their company's most valuable assets and provide security insights to which they can respond. Imperva remains the company best positioned to meet these needs."
Imperva's ability to protect data, websites and applications is verified by customers. For Imperva Cloud WAF, customers are giving an overall rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 74 reviews from Gartner Peer Insights as of October 26, 2020. Customers say:
- An information security advisor says: "Couldn't be happier. Bandwidth can be detected and DDMS is activated. In the two weeks before we signed up with Inсарsulа, we were hit by 3 DDOS attacks and started to lose clear understanding. Inсарsulа actually recognized this concern. It also reduced our bandwidth for our data by more than 20%. "
- An IT infrastructure architect says: “Excellent cloud firewall service! Very good experience with WAF services in the cloud. It provides a web services protection service, a multitude of variables to protect any type of protection against cybersecurity-related threats. The firewall protection system protects, monitors, filters and blocks any unwanted detection for our web application. "
- Says an information security and risk management customer, “It's one of the best solutions in the world of cybersecurity. My organization uses WAF to specifically protect our web applications from OWASP (CSRF, XXS, and SQL injection) attacks, which are widely used by hackers today to steal sensitive information. "
About Imperva WAF Solutions
Imperva WAF is at the heart of Imperva's leading WAAP (Cloud Web Application and API Protection) platform. Applications and the attacks on them are constantly changing. As our capabilities are constantly updated with the latest developments in cloud-native technology, Imperva Research Labs automatically protects WAAP customers from emerging DDoS attacks, malicious bots, open API attacks, and supply chain fraud.
Download a free copy of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls to learn more.
¹ Gartner, "Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls"; Jeremy D & # 39; Hoinne, Adam Hils, Rajpreet Kaur and John Watts; 19th October 2020.
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