Compare F5 Advanced WAF vs. NGINX Web Application Firewall

F5 Advanced WAF is ranked 6th in Web Application Firewall (WAF) with 10 reviews while NGINX Web Application Firewall is ranked 17th in Web Application Firewall (WAF) with 1 review. F5 Advanced WAF is rated 9.2, while NGINX Web Application Firewall is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of F5 Advanced WAF writes "Provides load-balancing and security for our enterprise-level clients". On the other hand, the top reviewer of NGINX Web Application Firewall writes "We use it together with AWS, to manage load balancing, topic migration and AV testing". F5 Advanced WAF is most compared with Microsoft Azure Application Gateway and Citrix NetScaler AppFirewall, whereas NGINX Web Application Firewall is most compared with Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, AWS WAF and StackPath WAF.
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At F5, we give our customers the freedom to securely deliver every app, anywhere—with confidence. All F5 products are highly programmable and integrate into any environment, whether on premises or in any cloud. To date, 48 of the Fortune 50 companies rely on F5 to deliver apps that customers and employees can securely access at any time, on any device, from any location.

Even when you understand security, it is difficult to create secure applications, especially when working under the pressures so common in today’s enterprise. The NGINX Web Application Firewall (WAF) protects applications against sophisticated Layer 7 attacks that might otherwise lead to systems being taken over by attackers, loss of sensitive data, and downtime. The NGINX WAF is based on the widely used ModSecurity open source software.

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MAXIMUS, Vivo, American Systems, Bangladesh Post Office, City Bankm.a.x IT
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