REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 14, 2017--
Inc. (NASDAQ: IMPV), committed to protecting business-critical data
and applications in the cloud and on-premises, today announced that it
has been named a leader in the Gartner
Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls (WAF). Imperva provides
comprehensive WAF protection for data and applications with flexible
deployment via on-premises, in the cloud or through a combination of
“For the fourth year in a row, Imperva has been placed in the Leaders
Quadrant. We believe that our ability to offer a flexible on-premises
and cloud WAF plan via the new Imperva FlexProtect is one reason that
Imperva continues to be a leader,” said Terry Ray, CTO of Imperva. “Our
customers demand comprehensive protection, accurate detection, and
flexible deployment options that keep pace with the ever-changing threat
landscape, and I’m thrilled to say that we feel Gartner’s recognition
proves this point again.”
According to Gartner, “The ability of WAFs to integrate with other
enterprise security technologies — such as application security testing
(AST), database monitoring, or security information and event management
(SIEM) — is a capability that supports its strong presence in the
About Imperva WAF Solutions
SecureSphere WAF analyzes user access to business-critical web
applications and protects these applications and the data they utilize
from targeted web-based attacks. It learns what is considered “normal”
behavior and correlates this with crowd-sourced threat intelligence from Imperva
ThreatRadar, which includes IP Reputation, Bot Mitigation, Account
Takeover Protection and Fraud Prevention services.
Incapsula is a cloud-based WAF delivered as a service that enables
customers to protect websites and increase their performance, improve
end user experiences and safeguard web applications and their data from
attack. Incapsula includes robust WAF capabilities to thwart web
attacks, DDoS mitigation to ensure access to online business assets, a
content delivery network to optimize and accelerate web traffic, and a
load balancer to maximize the potential of web environments.
WAF solutions can be deployed in customer data centers, as a cloud
service or on multiple cloud infrastructures, such as Amazon Web
Services and Microsoft Azure. The solutions can be managed directly by
the customer or delivered as a managed service. Those seeking a
comprehensive application and data security solution both in-the-cloud
and on-premises can opt for our innovative FlexProtect
approach which offers simple, flexible licensing for Imperva solutions.
To access a copy of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application
Firewalls, please visit http://bit.ly/2vhtctj.
1] Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls” by Jeremy
D'Hoinne, Adam Hils, Claudio Neiva, August 7, 2017.
About the Magic Quadrant
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(NASDAQ: IMPV) is a leading provider of cyber security solutions that
protect business-critical data and applications. The company’s SecureSphere,
product lines enable organizations to discover assets and risks, protect
information wherever it lives – in the cloud and on-premises – and
comply with regulations. The Imperva
Defense Center, a research team comprised of some of the world’s
leading experts in data and application security, continually enhances
Imperva products with up-to-the-minute threat intelligence, and
publishes reports that provide insight and guidance on the latest
threats and how to mitigate them. Imperva is headquartered in Redwood
Shores, California. Learn more: www.imperva.com,
© 2017 Imperva, Inc. All rights reserved. Imperva, the Imperva logo,
CounterBreach, Incapsula, SecureSphere, ThreatRadar, and Camouflage
along with its design are trademarks of Imperva, Inc. and its
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