Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF)

When uUtilizing SSL Offload and Re-encrypt functionality on KEMP LoadMaster for Azure, customers are also able to leverage additionalother Layer 7 functionality such as providing secure protection for applications access using Web Application Firewall functionality.

Virtual LoadMaster for Azure incorporates KEMP’s Application Firewall Pack (AFP). It combines Layer 7 Web Application Firewall protection with other application delivery services including intelligent load balancing, intrusion detection, intrusion prevention as well as edge security and authentication. Built on ModSecurity, the world’s most deployed web application firewall engine, and augmented by constantly updated threat intelligence from Trustwave, applications are protected from known and emerging threats.

Architecture Highlights

  • Protects applications from SQL injections, Cross-Site Scripting
  • Prevents exfiltration of sensitive data
  • Complements caching, compression, and other traffic optimizations
  • Commercial, community and custom rules

Best Practices

  • OWASP Top 10 Remediation
  • PCI-DSS Compliance
  • Data Loss Prevention (DLP)