Businesses donít understand Web application security threats

Wednesday, 21 March 2007, 1:08 AM EST

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.

At NetworkWorld.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Nine patterns make up 92 percent of security incidents

Posted on 23 April 2014.  |  Researchers have found that 92 percent of the 100,000 security incidents analyzed over the past ten years can be traced to nine basic attack patterns that vary from industry to industry.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Thu, Apr 24th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //