AVANU FireEdge for Apps is a standard feature bundled with Firmware v13.1 in Virtual WebMux for Cloudcomputing and WebMux network hardware appliances San Jose, CA – November 1, 2017 – AVANU® announces FireEdge™ for Apps web application firewall (WAF)features for the WebMux Network Traffic Manager™, an enterprise-class application delivery network load balancing solution for protocol layers four through seven. A web application firewall has become an essential part of the network infrastructure with the rapid growth of feature rich and high usage of interactive applications to enhance the user experiences on companies web sites. The vast deployment of interactive web applications opens up web site vulnerabilities and hacker opportunities to exploit these web sites. The WebMux FireEdge for Apps provides more web application security by monitoring HTTP traffic to and from the backend network servers, detecting and blocking malicious activities.
The new WebMux FireEdge for Apps is a standard feature that commences with firmware v13.1 that is available to customers covered under AVANU’s technical service program. Firmware v13.1 is supported on all Virtual WebMuxappliances and on the family of network hardware appliance models A400, A425, A500, A525, A600, A620, A625, A725, and A825.
Local network security is a fundamental part for our reliable high performing WebMux application delivery network load balancing solution. We are pleased to be adding FireEdge for Apps as an additional layer of security for our customers”, says Pamela Sun, President of AVANU.