Application security is the use of software, hardware, and procedural methods to protect applications from external threats. Security measures built into applications and a sound application security routine minimize the likelihood that hackers will be able to manipulate applications and access, steal, modify, or delete sensitive data.
Once an afterthought in software design, security is becoming an increasingly important concern during development as applications become more frequently accessible over networks and are, as a result, vulnerable to a wide variety of threats.
Application security gateways protect corporate brand identity and revenue.
Rendering a web site unavailable for extended periods of time by overwhelming web servers with high volumes of requests can prevent legitimate users from accessing the site to make purchases or search for critical information – resulting in significant damage to the corporate image and revenue stream.
A high-profile web presence that had been the subject of multiple, sustained hacking incidents which had resulted in embarrassing website defacement and application downtime. Existing infrastructure did not adequately protect the customer, provided inadequate failover protection, and offered
Application security gateways prevent identity theft and ensure regulatory compliance.
With an application security gateway, enterprises can prevent identity theft and ensure regulatory compliance by protecting all web applications, services, and back-end databases from unauthorized access or attack.
Application security gateways reduce infrastructure complexity and costs.
As web applications have become increasingly mission-critical and require greater capacity, many corporate web infrastructures have grown indiscriminately. In many cases, this has resulted in a complex, and sometimes fragile, network infrastructure comprised of numerous discrete, single-function devices, such as SSL accelerators and proxy servers.
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