Businesses donít understand Web application security threats
Businesses may unwittingly leave themselves open to application-layer attacks because they donít understand their networks lack defenses to deflect them, according to a study by Forrester Research.
ď[M]ost enterprises are not even aware that their traditional network firewalls cannot protect against these attacks,Ē according to the study Web Application Firewall Forecast: 2007 to 2010. The report says demand for Web application firewalls (WAFs) will increase over the next three years, then drop.
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