Why web application firewalls fail to protect your apps from web skimming attacks

Web application firewalls (WAFs) were sufficient for preventing most of the security threats facing web applications because most of the complexity and risk was on your server — but this is no longer the case. Industry statistics show that today’s businesses are facing a complex multi-vector threatscape that requires a more advanced approach than traditional security strategies that once provided more than adequate protection. Today’s web apps, modern browsers, and the widespread use of JavaScript means an increase in security threats that live away from your servers and outside of your security perimeter.

Download this white paper to learn more about why web application firewalls aren't sufficient to protect against browser-based threats, such as web skimming attacks, and how Instart cloud-based application security solutions can help.