How to Avoid the Top 3 Pitfalls of Reputation-Based WAFs

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UNDERSTANDING THESE CHALLENGES & USING CONTEXTUAL BEHAVIORAL ANALYSIS TO AVOID THEM

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Due to the growing complexity of multi-cloud and internal application environments, traditional approaches to cybersecurity are no longer effective. This guide will address the common pitfalls of signature-based WAF models, including their inability to:

   1. Keep up with the sophistication of modern attackers

   2. Adequately cover increasingly large attack surfaces

   3. Adjust to the ever-changing threat landscape 

But there’s hope. The guide will also introduce Contextual Behavioral Analysis, a new approach to web application firewall security, which can combat these shortcomings.