Akamai cloud-based Web Application Firewall (WAF) is a specific form of application firewall that filters, monitors, and blocks HTTP traffic to and from a web services critically preventing any malicious threat at the cloud level before reaching the origin server or customer network environment. By inspecting HTTP traffic, it can prevent attacks exploiting a web application’s known vulnerabilities, such as DDoS attack, RFI attack, SQL Injection, Cross-site Scripting (XSS), Ransomware, Phishing and malicious BOT.

Key Propositions;

  • Critical DDoS defense
  • Drop malicious traffic at the origin thus only clean traffic reach the origin server
  • Default CDN superior performance with;
    • Shorter latency: Static caching of content near to the user.
    • TCP Optimisation: Traffic traverse over a single-hop global distributed network.
    • 100% SLA commitment
  • Bandwidth server optimization due to static caching of content & reduction of bad traffic being filter out.
  • >300k distributed EdgeServer globally with >1,500 EdgeServers in Malaysia alone


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