Five Ways Imperva Surpasses the Competition for Web Application Security


Web application firewalls have become an essential component of the modern organization’s security infrastructure, providing scalable high-fidelity protection of business-critical web applications from a broad spectrum of cyber threats. As with any must-have enterprise security solution, there is considerable variation in available offerings.

With Imperva – positioned by Gartner for three years in a row as the only Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls1 – enterprises obtain a web application security solution that sets itself apart.

This white paper examines five ways that Imperva SecureSphere Web Application Firewall surpasses the competition, to help IT security and application defense teams navigate the evaluation process.

1 Gartner, Inc., Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls, Jeremy D’Hoinne, Adam Hils, Greg Young, 15 July 2015 Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.