With limited security expertise, protecting your web applications is a daunting task. Web Application Protector provides automated web application firewall (WAF) and distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) protection that’s designed to offload the complexity associated with a traditional WAF. Easy to deploy and manage, Web Application Protector is backed by the scale and reliability of the Akamai Intelligent Edge Platform ― so you worry less about threats and focus more on growing your business.
StackPath makes it easy to establish full DDoS protection to detect and mitigate attacks on any layer of your applications.
Layer 3-4 Protection
All StackPath services are protected by platform-wide DDoS mitigation technologies, shielding anything you build or innovate on our platform from Layer 3-4 DDoS attacks.
Layer 7 Protection
StackPath WAF provides protection against Layer 7 attacks, with behavioral algorithms that detect and block volumetric traffic before they reach your application layer.
Akamai Web Application Protector is ranked 21st in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection while StackPath DDoS Protection is ranked 36th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection. Akamai Web Application Protector is rated 0.0, while StackPath DDoS Protection is rated 0.0. On the other hand, Akamai Web Application Protector is most compared with Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Akamai Kona Site Defender, Akamai Kona DDoS Defender, AWS WAF and Signal Sciences, whereas StackPath DDoS Protection is most compared with .
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