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Web Application Firewalls (WAF)
What is a Web Application Firewall?
As websites have evolved over time, they have become more and more complex, with various front-end and back-end components communicating to deliver a seamless experience to users. This additional complexity has also provided multiple openings for adversaries to attempt to breach and compromise sites in ways that even the most modern network firewall can’t keep up with. A Web Application Firewall (WAF) overcomes this issue by specifically inspecting the content that is being sent or received to your site, rather than just looking at layer 3-4 information. This then helps stop attacks such as SQL injection or cross-site scripting as the individual messages can be inspected and sanitised before being passed on to the back-end environment.
The SEP2 Solution
In your complex environments, you need to work with a partner who can take a holistic approach to provide integrated and robust security across your entire organisation. SEP2 know it is important to not only provide best in class security, but to ensure it is not another standalone solution to manage and maintain. We will work as an extension to your own internal teams to ensure we design a Web Application Firewall (WAF) solution that fits both your business and security needs.
Who we work with
SEP2 work with Cloudflare and Check Point to provide industry leading levels of protection on your environments. Rather than rely on a traditional Web Application Firewall (WAF) where complex rule-bases must continuously be managed, our chosen suppliers use automated discovery and protection methods to simplify and modernise your application-level security.
Why Choose Us
Our values inspire and guide us towards cyber security excellence
SEP2 are cyber-security specialists whose success is built on five values:
We have always worked hard to ensure that we are offering an honest and transparent set of solutions to our clients. This means always prioritising the right solutions to our customers.
Committed to Good
SEP2 is an honourable organisation guided by a strong moral compass. We live this value with authenticity; it is not about simply ticking a social responsibility box. We understand that we are on the side of ‘good’ in a continuing war against cyber criminality, and that we have a purpose and duty to perform.
No matter who you talk to at SEP2, you will find someone truly passionate about the sector that they are working in. We are fanatical about the sector – working in cyber security really means something to each and every one of us.
Cyber Security is by nature a tech-heavy sector. It is fast-moving and complex. This is why we only partner with vendors that truly understand the sector and have solutions that are tried and tested. We fundamentally believe in our portfolio of vendor solutions.
We understand that the tech alone is not going to provide you with the security you need. It is our job to know these solutions inside-out to ensure they are right for your requirements. We understand that we need to listen and be proactive. We live our ‘people powered’ value and have a proud history of investing in apprentices to help us grow.
Every SEP2 colleague lives these values every day. We have a culture of passionate people who work as a team that will never leave a job incomplete.
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"Love the company and your support is unbeatable"
"SEP2 are technically great"
"We have dealt with various Check Point partners in the past, and our best experience has been with SEP2. I have nothing but good things to say about the service provided by SEP2"
"SEP2 act as partners not simply suppliers"
"Wingman service has been amazing"
"SEP2...have aligned to our business needs"
"SEP2 (are) very knowledgeable and helpful"
Looking for a different service or solution?
We offer a number of services and solutions to help protect you and your business. Take a look below at what else we have to offer.