Web applications are inherently insecure. Most businesses rely on network security solutions like intrusion prevention systems (IPS) and next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) to keep hackers at bay. These solutions, however, do not provide the accuracy, the granularity or the breadth of protection required to stop all web-based attacks.
This white paper outlines the application threat landscape; explains why next generation firewalls are ill-equipped to stop web attacks; and provides six essential requirements for protecting web applications.
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