Fortinet FortiWeb Review

Give us built-in security templates, strong threat intelligence, and is AV integrated


How has it helped my organization?

With other vendors you need to go through a learning period. With FortiWeb you can just apply a high-security profile and move on. It's very easy to reduce false positives.

What is most valuable?

  • Built-in security templates
  • AV integrated
  • Strong threat intelligence

Also, if you serve files or you accept files with your server, Fortiweb has built-in antivirus. The Fortinet product family also provides good IP intelligence (botnet C&C, etc.).

Requires very little effort to add device to topology or replace existing WAF device with FortiWeb.

For how long have I used the solution?

One to three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

No issues with stability.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

No issues with scalability.

How are customer service and technical support?

Eight out of 10.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

F5, A10, KEMP.

How was the initial setup?

It's very easy.

What other advice do I have?

Be sure to look at industry reviews, they have good knowledge about threat intelligence.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

v5.8.3
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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